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Axel Poignant's exhibition photographs, 1922-1980 [picture] / Axel Poignant
Bib ID 4278265
Format PicturePicture, OnlineOnline
Author
Poignant, Axel, 1906-1986
 
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Access Conditions Some images restricted: Aboriginal ceremonial and gender specific material. 
Description between 1922-1980 
104 photographs : b&w, some col. ; 41.4 x 57 cm. or smaller. 
Summary

Collection includes portraits of Axel Poignant and family, photographs of Aboriginal Australians, industry and working life, social life and customs in Australia, Australian landscape, flora and fauna. The collection also includes photographs taken in the Central Highlands of New Guinea and stage decoration in Covent Garden. Some photographs were exhibited in Axel Poignant, photographs 1922-1980, Art Gallery of NSW in 1982, Land and people (Kulturhuset, Stockholm, Nov. 1988-Jan. 1989), Aspects of Perth modernism, 1929-1942, Centre for Fine Arts U.W.A., 1986 and Some Connections : Australian artists in London in the 1960's, Royal Society in London, 1988.

Notes

Title devised by cataloguer based on acquisitions documentation, see file NLA05/1658.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-147819597

Source of Acquisition Purchased from Dr. Roslyn Poignant, 2008. 
Subjects Aboriginal Australians -- Photographs.  |  Country life -- Australia -- Photographs.  |  Industries -- Australia -- Photographs.  |  Theaters -- Stage-setting and scenery -- England -- London -- Photographs.  |  Australia -- Photographs.  |  Papua New Guinea -- Photographs.
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PIC/11868/20 LOC Cold store PIC POI Special Collections Reading Room - prior notice required
PIC/11868/53 LOC Cold store PIC POI Special Collections Reading Room - prior notice required
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