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Collection

Paul Foelsche

(Germany, Australia 1831 – 1914)

Title
(A) Portrait of a woman, Alligator River, Bunitj NT, aged 30 years 1880s (B) Portrait of 'Mary' Davy wife, Bunitj NT, aged 19 years 1889 (C) Portrait of a girl, Alligator River, aged 16 years 1880s (D) Portrait of a woman, Minnegie or Mary River, aged 25 years 1880s
Year
1880s
1889
1880s
1880s
Media category
Photograph
Materials used
4 gelatin silver photographs
Dimensions

4 photographs; each 15.2 x 10.2 cm image/sheet; 21.8 x 30.8 cm original card

Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Credit
Purchased 1986
Accession number
16.1986.6.a-d
Copyright
Unable to display image due to cultural restrictions
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (1)

Brenda L.Croft, Portraits of Oceania, 'Laying ghosts to rest', pgs. 8-14., Sydney, 1997, 11 (illus.), 52 (illus.). cat.no. 53, part 6a; cat.no. 61, part 6b

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