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Portrait of Nantjinin, a Pitjantjatjara girl, central Australia, 1940 [picture] / Charles Mountford
Bib ID 4893313
Format PicturePicture, OnlineOnline
Author
Mountford, Charles P. (Charles Pearcy), 1890-1976
 
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Description 1940 
1 photograph : b&w ; 22 x 16.1 cm. 
Series

Central Australia photograph album.

Notes

Title devised by cataloguer from inscription and caption in Mountford book.

In album: Central Australia photograph album.

Inscriptions: "Nantjinin"--Below image.

Condition: Faded, yellowing.

Attribution is uncertain. Photograph was identified as being taken by Winifred Hilliard by Pitjantjatjara women elders during a visit to the NLA, 3 June 2010, however it has been used in publications by Charles Mountford.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-156261331

Published in: Brown men and red sand / Charles Mountford. Melbourne : Sun Books, 1967, opposite page 49, with caption: '...and their pretty daughter Nantjinin.'

Subjects Pitjantjatjara (Australian people) -- Australia, Central -- Portraits.  |  Children, Aboriginal Australian -- Australia, Central -- Portraits.
Other authors/contributors Hilliard, Winifred M

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