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Title

Pearl divers' equipment store, Broome Western Australia


Artist

Axel Poignant

England, Australia, England

12 Dec 1906 - 05 Feb 1986


Details


Dates

1947
printed 1980


Media category

Photograph


Materials used

gelatin silver photograph


Dimensions

31.9 x 25.3 cm image; 43.3 x 32.9 cm sheet


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r. sheet, pencil "Axel Poignant 1980". Dated l.l. sheet, pencil "...1947".


Credit

Purchased 1978


Location

Not on display


Accession number

177.1978


Artist information

Axel Poignant

Works in the collection

41


Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


Josef Lebovic Gallery and Helen Ennis, Masterpieces of Australian Photography, Twentieth Century Photography, Sydney, 1989, 184, 185 (illus). cat.no. 330

Gael Newton, Edmund Capon and Hal Missingham, Axel Poignant retrospective, Sydney, 1982. cat.no. 45