Year: 1991 Source: The Medical Journal of Australia, v.154, no.3, (February 1991), p.218 SIEC No: 19910312

This letter to the editor is concerned with the suicidal characteristics shown in psychiatric art. This author works for the Australian Collection of Psychiatric Art at the University of Melboune, where a series of paintings is displayed by 23 invidividuals who died by suicide. The author is waiting for funds to investigate presuicidal signs in the paintings, & encourages loans or donations of similar paintings to the Collection. (VM)