Liver Transplant

Made:
1988 in Cambridge
artist:
Roy Yorke Calne

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Painting. A liver transplant operation, by the transplant surgeon Roy Calne 1988. Signed blc. Oil on board; image 121x151cm in frame 131.5x162x3.5cm. Depicting the `moment of truth' when the replacement organ is being transplanted (will it 'take'?). The diseased organ has been removed to foreground right

Details

Category:
Art
Measurements:
frame: 1315 mm x 1620 mm x 35 mm,
image: 1210 mm x 1510 mm
Identifier:
1994-534
type:
oil painting
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
  • oil painting - visual work
credit:
Roy Calne