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Title

(A) Portrait of a girl, Minnegie or Mary River, aged 15 years (B) Portrait of a woman, Minnegie or Mary River, aged 19 years (C) Portrait of a man, Limilngan NT, aged 24 years (D) Portrait of a man, Limilngan NT, aged 20 years,

1880s


Artist

Paul Foelsche

Germany, Australia

1831 - 1914


Details


Date

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

16.1986.9.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, 48 (illus.), 49 (illus.). cat.no. 51, part 9c; cat.no. 52, part 9d

Helen Ennis, Photography and Australia, London, 2007, 35 (colour illus.). titled 'Portrait of a woman, Minnegie or Mary River, Limilngan NT, aged 18 years'