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Nora HEYSEN

Born: 1911

Died: 12/2003

Special Achievements:

1938 - First woman to win the Archibald Prize

1993 - Received Australian Council's Award for achievements in the Arts
1998 - Awarded Order of Australia

Additional Information:

Daughter of Sir Hans HEYSEN
1943 - Appointed Australia's first female official War Artist