Sculpture - Wooden Female Figure, circa 1977. Wooden female figure created by a patient at Mayday Hills Hospital, a mental health hospital in Beechworth, Victoria, Australia circa 1954-1980.

Physical Description

Elongated female figure with out-stretched arms carved from a single piece of wood, and varnished. A dowel is inserted through base which is covered with glue to suggest sculpture was attached to a base of some kind.


Example of artworks created by patients in occupational therapy programs in mental health hospitals in Victoria Australia

More Information