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Title

Wantirna South, Melbourne, Australia, April 1986

1986


Artist

Fiona Hall

Australia

1953 -


About

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.


Details


Other Title

Wantirna South, Victoria


Date

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


Location

Not on display


Accession number

375.1987


Artist information

Fiona Hall

Works in the collection

80


Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 3 publications

Bibliography


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.).