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An image of Pouring gold, Kalgoorlie, Western Australia by Axel Poignant

Axel Poignant

(England, Australia, England 12 Dec 1906 – 05 Feb 1986)

Title
Pouring gold, Kalgoorlie, Western Australia
Year
circa 1936
printed 1981
Media category
Photograph
Materials used
gelatin silver photograph
Dimensions

28.9 x 36.9 cm image; 40.9 x 47.6 cm sheet

Signature & date
Signed l.r. sheet, pencil "Axel Poignant". Dated l.c. verso, pencil "...c1936...1981".
Credit
Purchased 1983
Accession number
149.1983
Copyright
© Courtesy Roslyn Poignant
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (2)

Claire Baddeley (Curator), The Art of Gold, Ballarat, 1997, 23. cat.no. 93

Gael Newton, Edmund Capon and Hal Missingham, Axel Poignant retrospective, Sydney, 1982. cat.no. 16

Exhibition history (3)

Axel Poignant - Hal Missingham, Exhibition Venue Unknown, 1941–1941

Axel Poignant: photographs 1922-1980, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 17 Jul 1982–29 Aug 1982

The Art of Gold, Art Gallery of Ballarat, Ballarat, 13 Nov 1997–20 Feb 1998