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Collection

Paul Foelsche

(Germany, Australia 1831 – 1914)

Title
(A) Portrait of 'Magie', Bunitj NT, aged 20 years 1883 (B) Portrait of 'Amie', Larrakia NT, aged 22 years 1887 (C) Portrait of a woman (D) Portrait of a girl
Year
1883
1887
Media category
Photograph
Materials used
4 gelatin silver photographs
Dimensions

4 photographs; each 15.2 x 10.2 cm image/sheet; 21.8 x 31.0 cm original card

Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Credit
Purchased 1986
Accession number
16.1986.11.a-d
Copyright
Unable to display image due to cultural restrictions
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (1)

Carol Cooper and Alana Harris., Portraits of Oceania, 'Dignity or degradation: Aboriginal portraits from nineteenth century Australia', Sydney, 1997, 19 (illus.). cat.no. 55, part 11a; cat.no. 58, part 11b - both parts are illustrated on the same page.

Exhibition history (2)

Works from the Photography Collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 10 Feb 1989–15 May 1989

Portraits of Oceania, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 27 Aug 1997–26 Oct 1997