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An image of Artesian bore, Gordon Downs, Northern Territory by Axel Poignant

Axel Poignant

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

Title
Artesian bore, Gordon Downs, Northern Territory
Year
1947
printed 1983
Media category
Photograph
Materials used
gelatin silver photograph
Dimensions

47.3 x 37.8 cm image (irreg.); 50.6 x 40.3 cm sheet

Signature & date
Signed l.r. image and l.r. sheet, pencil "Axel Poignant". Dated l.c. verso, pencil "...1947/... 1983".
Credit
Purchased 1983
Accession number
151.1983
Copyright
© Courtesy Roslyn Poignant
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (2)

Edmund Capon and Jan Meek (Editors), Portrait of a gallery, 'Photography', pg. 48-55, Sydney, 1984, 48, 49 (illus.).

Gael Newton, Edmund Capon and Hal Missingham, Axel Poignant retrospective, Sydney, 1982, illus.. cat.no. 37

Exhibition history (1)

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