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Drawing on Wood - circa 1977 Object Reg. No: SH 923167

Summary:
An unfinished piece of wood with an illustration of four people dancing. Created by a patient at Mayday Hills Hospital, a mental health hospital in Beechworth, Victoria, Australia circa 1954-1980.
Description:
An unfinished piece of wood, one side of which has benn drawn up in a grid in red ink. Over the grid, an illustration of four people dancing is drawn in blue ballpoint pen. The drawing refers to classical Greek design.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mayday Hills Hospital, 1992
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 29.40 cm (Height), 2.00 cm (Width), 38.10 cm (Length)

More information

Tagged with: occupational therapy, psychiatric hospitals, hospitals, artworks, making history - psych services
Themes this item is part of: Medicine in Society Collection, Psychiatric Services Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection
Primary Classification: MEDICINE & HEALTH
Secondary Classification: Mental Health - Occupational Therapy
Tertiary Classification: products
Maker: Beechworth, Victoria, Australia, circa 1977
Place Used: Mayday Hills Hospital, Beechworth, Victoria, Australia, Circa 1977

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