Art Hx: Visual and Medical Legacies of British Colonialism

A steel case with one hinged door on its left side. The case includes a scale upon which a container rests. Inside sits a representation of Australia, an eye, and a tube. The door presents text on eyeball weights in grams.

Title: Eyeball Weights (from Medical Series)

Artist/Maker: Julie Gough

Date: 1994

Source: Julie Gough, series held by the Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery

Copyright/Permissions: Image courtesy of the artist

Location(s): Tasmania, Australia

 

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