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[Tek and five unidentified Mardi Gras participants of Asian descent], Sydney Gay & Lesbian Mardi Gras, 1993 [picture] / William Yang
Bib ID 3097545
Format PicturePicture, OnlineOnline
Author
Yang, William, 1943-
 
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Description 1993 
1 photograph : cibachrome ; 27 x 40.5 cm. 
Summary

"There has always been an Asian presence at the Mardi Gras from early times. Drag and elaborate costumes were the main fare until the ninties when Asian Lesbian and Gay Pride, Sydney Asian Lesbians and Asian Marching Boys had a presence." -- William Yang.

Costumes include corsets, ballroom skirts and elaborate headdresses.

Notes

Title devised by cataloguer based on caption and information supplied by artist.

Condition: Good.

Photograph signed by artist.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-136857721

Subjects Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras -- Photographs.  |  Gays -- New South Wales -- Sydney -- Photographs.  |  Asians -- New South Wales -- Sydney -- Photographs.  |  Parades -- New South Wales -- Sydney -- Photographs.  |  Costume -- New South Wales -- Sydney -- Photographs.  |  Headgear -- New South Wales -- Sydney -- Photographs.
Terms of Use Copyright restrictions may apply. 
Exhibited Exhibited: Diaries: a retrospective exhibition, State Library of New South Wales, 4 February 1998 to 10 May 1998. 

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