Lithograph with wooden frame depicting the exterior buildings of Beechworth Asylum, a mental health hospital in Victoria, Australia, circa 1870

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Lithograph, framed in varnished wooden frame. The lithograph shows the exterior buildings of Beechworth Asylum; gardens are just beginning to grow. Several sightseers are shown in the foreground; a horse and cart is drawn up at the main entrance; other people are seen in the grounds.


Example of works depicting Victorian mental health hospitals

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