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Portrait of an Aboriginal mother carrying child, Liverpool River, September 1952 [picture] / Axel Poignant
Bib ID 4979569
Format PicturePicture
Author
Poignant, Axel, 1906-1986
 
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Description 1952 
1 photograph : b&w ; image 19.4 x 14.4 cm., on sheet 20.4 x 15.2 cm. 
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Poignant, Axel, 1906-1986. Photographs of Aboriginal life and customs, including Goulburn Island South, Liverpool River, Melville Island, Bathurst Island, Milingimbi, Arnhem Land and Elcho Island districts

Summary

Inscriptions: "Portrait / mother and child, Liverpool River, Sept. 1952. One of Big Maggudja's three daughters, with her child. Her name is Manneringing"--Typed on label on verso; "Copyright Axel Poignant"--Stamped on verso.

Notes

Title devised by cataloguer based on information from label on verso.

Part of the collection: Photographs of Aboriginal life and customs, including Goulburn Island South, Liverpool River, Melville Island, Bathurst Island, Milingimbi, Arnhem Land and Elcho Island districts.

"Negative no.: AL 160.2"--Typed on label on verso.

PIC Cold Store Row A4/5/3 [PIC AP A] Folder 1 #PIC/5936/726 copy Digital master available National Library of Australia

Published in: Encounter at Nagalarramba / Roslyn Poignant with Axel Poignant. Canberra : National Library of Australia, 1996, p. 86.

Subjects Mother and child -- Northern Territory -- Liverpool River Region -- Portraits.  |  Women, Aboriginal Australian -- Northern Territory -- Liverpool River Region -- Portraits.  |  Children, Aboriginal Australian -- Northern Territory -- Liverpool River Region -- Portraits.
Other authors/contributors Poignant, Axel, 1906-1986
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