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Half-length portrait of Gna-na-gna-na [picture] / [Port Jackson Painter]
Bib ID 213153
Format PicturePicture, OnlineOnline
Author
Port Jackson Painter, active 1788-1792
 
Online Versions
Description [1790?] 
1 drawing : gouache ; 29.4 x 24 cm. 
Series

Rex Nan Kivell Collection ; NK 144/D.

Notes

Previously attributed to John Hunter; see discussion p.208-210 of: The art of the First Fleet / ed. by Bernard Smith and Alwyne Wheeler.

Rex Nan Kivell Collection NK 144/D.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-135230574

Subjects Aboriginal Australians -- New South Wales -- Pictorial works.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- New South Wales -- Costume and adornment.  |  Picture -- NLA exhibition 1992.
Exhibited Exhibited: "Eora: Mapping Indigenous Sydney 1770 - 1850", Mitchell Galleries, State Library of New South Wales, June 2006 - August 2006  Exhibited: "Treasures Gallery", National Library of Australia, 16 September 2013 - 2 February 2014.  Exhibited: Drawing in Australia, Australian National Gallery, 1988.  Exhibited: Treasures Gallery 2010: A Preview, National Library of Australia, Canberra, 22 April - 19 July 2009.  Exhibited: National Gallery of Victoria: Australian colonial art, March - July 2018  Exhibited: Discerning Eye, RNK Collection, Canberra 1992. 

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