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Title

Postcards 4.6.81-10.4.82

1981-1982


Artist

John A. Williams

Australia

1958 -


Details


Date

1981-1982


Media categories

Album , Photograph


Materials used

bound album: 26 leaves, 24 gelatin silver photographs


Dimensions

26 leaves: 38.2 x 27.2 cm each leaf; 38.9 x 27.5 cm album closed :

b - Cotton module and module maker, 8.4 x 13.7 cm, image

b - Cotton module and module maker, 9 x 14.3 cm, sheet

c - Look whats on in Moree, it's raining, 8.2 x 13.6 cm, image

c - Look whats on in Moree, it's raining, 8.8 x 14.2 cm, sheet

d - Fog in the front gully, 8.2 x 13.6 cm, image

d - Fog in the front gully, 8.8 x 14.2 cm, sheet

e - Steve O'shea and Dave Evans, 8.1 x 13.5 cm, image

e - Steve O'shea and Dave Evans, 8.7 x 14.1 cm, sheet

f - Killed a bullock the other day, 8.4 x 13.7 cm, image

f - Killed a bullock the other day, 9 x 14.4 cm, sheet

g - Rob Gregg and the feral cat he shot in the laundry, 8.5 x 13.7 cm, image

g - Rob Gregg and the feral cat he shot in the laundry, 9.1 x 14.3 cm, sheet

h - I want to make a calender for 1982, 8.5 x 13.7 cm, image

h - I want to make a calender for 1982, 9.1 x 14.4 cm, sheet

i - What a place, the tree fell over a long time ago, 8.5 x 13.7 cm, image

i - What a place, the tree fell over a long time ago, 9.1 x 14.4 cm, sheet

j - This was another low spot away from the river, 8.5 x 13.7 cm, image

j - This was another low spot away from the river, 9.2 x 14.3 cm, sheet

k - Two drovers from the upper Horton, 8.3 x 13.6 cm, image

k - Two drovers from the upper Horton, 9 x 14.2 cm, sheet

l - Taken on a Saturday morning, 8.4 x 13.6 cm, image

l - Taken on a Saturday morning, 9 x 14.2 cm, sheet

m - We've been blasting trees, 8.4 x 13.5 cm, image

m - We've been blasting trees, 9 x 14.2 cm, sheet

n - Steve all dressed for the occassion, 8.5 x 13.8 cm, image

n - Steve all dressed for the occassion, 9.1 x 14.4 cm, sheet

o - This is "Telleraga", 8.4 x 13.4 cm, image

o - This is "Telleraga", 9.1 x 14.4 cm, sheet

p - Had a hard time trying to water some barley, 8.4 x 13.4 cm, image

p - Had a hard time trying to water some barley, 9 x 14 cm, sheet

q - Three cows all died within an hour of each other, 8.4 x 13.4 cm, image

q - Three cows all died within an hour of each other, 9 x 14 cm, sheet

r - Cotton planting on "Lucksall", 8.3 x 13.4 cm, image

r - Cotton planting on "Lucksall", 9 x 14 cm, sheet

s - Burning the waste from cotton farming, 8.3 x 13.4 cm, image

s - Burning the waste from cotton farming, 9 x 14 cm, sheet

t - Washed out but still punting at the Collie cup day races, 8.2 x 13.7 cm, image

t - Washed out but still punting at the Collie cup day races, 8.9 x 14.4 cm, sheet

u - A new sampling stand is being built out at the silos, 8.2 x 13.8 cm, image

u - A new sampling stand is being built out at the silos, 8.8 x 14.4 cm, sheet

v - part of the new dish, 8.2 x 13.8 cm, image

v - part of the new dish, 8.8 x 14.4 cm, sheet

w - Yamba, 8.3 x 13.4 cm, image

w - Yamba, 9 x 14 cm, sheet

x - Four guys that worked on the construction of the new 2RM, 8.5 x 13.5 cm, image

x - Four guys that worked on the construction of the new 2RM, 9.2 x 14.1 cm, sheet

y - M.A.T.E, 8.3 x 13.6 cm, image

y - M.A.T.E, 8.9 x 14.3 cm, sheet


Signature & date

Not signed. Dated c. title page, ink "...4.6.'81-10.4.'82".


Credit

Purchased 1985


Location

Not on display


Accession number

25.1985.a-x


Artist information

John A. Williams

Works in the collection

21


Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


  • We Are Family, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 15 Oct 1994–20 Nov 1994