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Title

Monga Khan VIC 1916

2016
printed 2020


Artist

Peter Drew

Australia

1983 -


About

Monga Khan arrived in Australian in 1895 from his birthplace, India and worked as a licenced Hawker in regional Victoria. In 1916 he applied for exemption from the dictation test of the White Australia Policy. Ref: National Archives of Australia record NAA: MT19/4, 1916/MONGA KHAN


Details


Dates

2016
printed 2020


Media category

Print


Materials used

screenprint on 80gsm Kraft Paper


Edition

unlimited edition


Dimensions

117.0 x 82.0 cm


Credit

Thea Proctor Memorial Fund 2020


Location

Not on display


Accession number

92.2020


Artist information

Peter Drew

Works in the collection

4