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Title

(A) Portrait of a girl (B) Portrait of a woman (C) Portrait of 'Minonirrah, Woolna or Bunitj NT, aged 27 years May 1879 (D) Portrait of a boy, aged 15 years,

1879


Artist

Paul Foelsche

Germany, Australia

1831 - 1914


Details


Date

1879


Media category

Photograph


Materials used

4 gelatin silver photographs


Dimensions

4 photographs; each 15.2 x 10.2 cm image/sheet; 21.8 x 31.0 cm original card


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1986


Location

Not on display


Accession number

16.1986.13.a-d


Artist information

Paul Foelsche

Works in the collection

22


Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


Judy Annear, Portraits of Oceania, Sydney, 1997, 49 (illus.). cat.no. 40, part 13c

Isobel Crombie, Body culture: Max Dupain, photography and Australian culture, 1919-1939, Mulgrave, 2004, 59 (illus.). fig.3.8, illustralion of C