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An image of Spinifex and flowers by Axel Poignant

Axel Poignant

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

Title
Spinifex and flowers
Year
1942
printed 1982
Media category
Photograph
Materials used
Cibachrome photograph
Dimensions

19.2 x 24.3 cm image; 20.2 x 25.1 cm sheet

Signature & date
Signed l.r. image, ink "Axel Poignant". Not dated.
Credit
Purchased 1982
Accession number
281.1982
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (2)

Ross Mellick and Nick Waterlow, Spirit and place: Art in Australia 1861-1996, Sydney, Nov 1996, 149.

Gael Newton, Edmund Capon and Hal Missingham, Axel Poignant retrospective, Sydney, 1982. cat.no. 27

Exhibition history (2)

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

Spirit and place: art in Australia 1861-1996, Museum of Contemporary Art, Australia, 21 Nov 1996–31 Mar 1997