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Title

(A) Portrait of a woman, Alligator River, Bunitj NT, aged 30 years 1880s (B) Portrait of 'Mary' Davy wife, Bunitj NT, aged 19 years 1889 (C) Portrait of a girl, Alligator River, aged 16 years 1880s (D) Portrait of a woman, Minnegie or Mary River, aged 25 years 1880s,

1880s
1889
1880s
1880s


Artist

Paul Foelsche

Germany, Australia

1831 - 1914


Details


Dates

1880s
1889
1880s
1880s


Media category

Photograph


Materials used

4 gelatin silver photographs


Dimensions

4 photographs; each 15.2 x 10.2 cm image/sheet; 21.8 x 30.8 cm original card


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1986


Location

Not on display


Accession number

16.1986.6.a-d


Artist information

Paul Foelsche

Works in the collection

22


Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


Brenda L.Croft, Portraits of Oceania, 'Laying ghosts to rest', pgs. 8-14., Sydney, 1997, 11 (illus.), 52 (illus.). cat.no. 53, part 6a; cat.no. 61, part 6b