Sculpture - Wood Relief Carving, circa 1970. Wooden sculpture depicting two figures with guns. Made by a patient at Mayday Hills Hospital, a mental health hospital in Beechworth, Victoria, Australia circa 1954-1980.

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Flat piece of unfinished wood supported upright on a flat base. One side of upright piece has a border of inscribed text around a drawing in blue, red and green ballpoint pen of two kneeling soldiers with guns. The background around the figures has been carved away to form a relief. The piece appears unfinished.


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

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