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Aboriginal woman receives her food ration at Wave Hill Station, Northern Territory, ca. 1946 [picture] / Axel Poignant
Bib ID 4439188
Format PicturePicture, OnlineOnline
Author
Poignant, Axel, 1906-1986
 
Online Versions
Printer (1981 printing)
Description ca. 1946 
1 photograph : b&w ; 34.2 x 42.1 cm. 
Series

Poignant, Axel, 1906-1986 Axel Poignant's exhibition photographs, 1922-1980

Notes

Title devised by cataloguer based on inscription and acquisitions documentation.

Part of the collection: Axel Poignant's exhibition photographs, 1922-1980.

Inscriptions: Signed and dated in pencil lower right corner; "627 the ration, Wave Hill Station c.1946"--In pencil on verso; Photographers stamp on verso.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-147828061

Source of Acquisition Purchased from Dr. Roslyn Poignant, 2008. 
Subjects Women, Aboriginal Australian -- Northern Territory -- Wave Hill Station -- Portraits.  |  Gurindji (Australian people) -- Northern Territory -- Wave Hill Station -- Portraits.  |  Rationing -- Northern Territory -- Wave Hill Station -- Photographs.  |  Wave Hill Station (N.T.) -- Employees -- Portraits.
Occupation Station hands.
Other authors/contributors Poignant, Axel, 1906-1986
Terms of Use Copyright restrictions may apply. 
Exhibited Exhibited: Axel Poignant, photographs 1922-1980, Art Gallery of NSW, 1982.  Exhibited: Land and people, Kulturhuset, Stockholm, November 1988 to January 1989. 

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