ID numberART29202.018
Collection typeArt
Title[study for the dispensary]; [Nurse treating a patient]
Measurementoverall: 24 x 27.8 cm; image: 21 x 23 cm
Object typeDrawing
MakerHeysen, Nora
Place madeNew Guinea
Date made1944
Physical descriptionpen and blue ink on paper
  • AWM copyright
  • External copyright
DescriptionThis 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.