ID number ART29202.018
Title [study for the dispensary]; [Nurse treating a patient]
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Maker Heysen, Nora (Artist)
Place made New Guinea
Date made 1944
Medium pen and blue ink on paper
Measurement overall: 24 x 27.8 cm; image: 21 x 23 cm


This is a study of the top of the dispensary tent.

This is a study of a Nurse wearing full uniform, apron, mask and hair cap bending over a male patient who turns his head to the left as she inserts a needle into the left arm of the patient. There is a detailed study of a head and hand in the lower right corner and a study of clasping hands in the upper right of the composition.