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Title

(A) Portrait of a woman (B) Portrait of a woman (C) Portrait of 'Nellie", Davy wife, Woolna NT, aged 17 years January 1889 (D) Portrait of a woman, Minnegie, Limilngan NT, aged 20 years 1887,

1889
1887


Artist

Paul Foelsche

Germany, Australia

1831 - 1914


Details


Dates

1889
1887


Media category

Photograph


Materials used

4 gelatin silver photographs


Dimensions

4 photographs; each 15.2 x 10.2 cm image/sheet; 21.8 x 28.7 cm original card


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1986


Location

Not on display


Accession number

16.1986.4.a-d


Artist information

Paul Foelsche

Works in the collection

22


Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


Judy Annear, The photograph and Australia, Sydney, Jun 2015, 78 (colour illus.).

Brenda L. Croft, Portraits of Oceania, 'Laying ghosts to rest', pgs. 8-14., Sydney, 1997, 11 (illus.), 45 (illus.). cat.no. 57, part 4d; cat.no. 60, part 4c