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Portrait of Sally Tompkinson's hands [picture]
Bib ID 1159537
Format PicturePicture, OnlineOnline
Author
Meredith, John, 1920-2001
 
Online Versions
Description 1984 
1 photograph : gelatin silver, sepia toned ; 17.9 x 23.5 cm. 
Series

Real Folk portrait photographs, 1953-1992.

Summary

"In a close up shot, Sally Tompkinson demonstrates the correct way of holding the bones."--Typed on card enclosed with print.

Notes

Title from label on back of print.

This photograph was taken as part of John Meredith's "Real Folk" Australian folklore recording project.

P1/121A

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-139560914

P1/121A

Subjects Tompkinson, Sally, 1919- -- Portraits.  |  Musicians -- New South Wales -- Portraits.  |  Women musicians -- New South Wales -- Portraits.  |  Bones (Musical instrument)  |  Picture -- Photographs -- NLA exhibition 1989-1990.

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