Wooden square plaque with portrait of a man carved into it. Created by a patient at Mayday Hills Hospital, a mental health hospital in Beechworth, Victoria, Australia circa 1954-1980.

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Piece of dark wood on which the portrait of a man has been drawn, within a border in blue ballpoint pen. Much of the background and features have been carved out, but the work appears unfinished.


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

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