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Title

'Big wave hunting' (taken by George Mortimer at Isles of Scilly)

circa 1903


Artist

George Mortimer


Details


Date

circa 1903


Media category

Photograph


Materials used

gelatin silver photograph, gold toned


Dimensions

11.0 x 16.5 cm sheet


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

Gift of Molly Roberson (née Mortimer) 1996


Location

Not on display


Accession number

200.1996


Artist information

George Mortimer

Works in the collection

1


Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


  • Francis J Mortimer, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 26 Jul 2008–14 Nov 2008


Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


Elizabeth Maloney, Francis J Mortimer, 2008, (illus.).