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Title

Gold prospector Arltunga, Central Australia

circa 1947
printed 1980

Artist

Axel Poignant

England, Australia, England

12 Dec 1906 – 05 Feb 1986

  • Details

    Dates
    circa 1947
    printed 1980
    Media category
    Photograph
    Materials used
    gelatin silver photograph
    Dimensions
    35.7 x 26.8 cm image; 47.7 x 34.9 cm sheet
    Signature & date

    Signed and dated l.r. sheet, pencil "Axel Poignant 1980". Dated l.c. sheet, pencil "...1947"

    Credit
    Purchased 1978
    Location
    Not on display
    Accession number
    173.1978
    Copyright
    © Courtesy Roslyn Poignant

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    Axel Poignant

    Works in the collection

    41

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  • Exhibition history

    Shown in 3 exhibitions

  • Bibliography

    Referenced in 1 publication

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