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Sculpture - Wooden Human Figure, circa 1977 Reg. No: SH 923137
- Roughly hewn wooden sculpture of a human figure made by a patient at Mayday Hills Hospital, Beechworth, Victoria, circa 1954-1980.
- Piece of roughly hewn wood consisting of a forked branch. One long and one small cylindrical branch have been inserted to form the shape of a human figure.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Mayday Hills Hospital
|Dimensions:||70.20 cm (Height), 11.00 cm (Width), 51.50 cm (Length)|
|Tagged with:||artworks, immigration, mental health, mental health institutions, occupational therapy, psychiatric hospitals, making history - psych services|
|Themes this item is part of:||Psychiatric Services Collection, Medicine in Society Collection, Migration Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection|
|Primary Classification:||MEDICINE & HEALTH|
|Secondary Classification:||Mental Health - Occupational Therapy|
|Place & Date Made:||Mayday Hills Hospital, Beechworth, Victoria, Australia, circa 1977|
|Place Used:||Beechworth, Victoria, Australia, 1970s|