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An image of Wantirna South, Melbourne, Australia, April 1986 by Fiona Hall

Fiona Hall

(Australia 1953 – )

Title
Wantirna South, Melbourne, Australia, April 1986
Other titles:
Wantirna South, Victoria
Year
1986
Media category
Photograph
Materials used
gelatin silver photograph
Dimensions

19.6 x 24.5 cm image; 20.3 x 25.2 cm sheet

Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Credit
Hallmark Cards Australian Photography Collection Fund 1987
Accession number
375.1987
Copyright
© Fiona Hall
Location
Not on display
Further information

This photograph was taken with a large-format camera, which produces fine detail and requires careful composition of the subject. Although such a process does not usually allow for spontaneity, Hall invests the images with a relaxed attitude and carefree spirit.

Bibliography (3)

Judy Annear, Points of view: Australian photography 1985-95, Sydney, 2005. no catalogue numbers

Sandra Byron and Isobel Crombie, Twenty contemporary Australian photographers - from the Hallmark Cards Australian Photographic Collection, Melbourne, 1990, 43 (illus.).

Julie Ewington, Fiona Hall, Annandale, 2005, 63 (illus.).

Exhibition history (2)

Photographs from the Collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 30 Mar 1993–09 May 1993

Points of view: Australian photography 1985-95, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 19 Nov 2005–29 Jan 2006