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Portrait of an artist , H. Septimus Power, Canberra , 1927? [picture] / C. Stuart Tompkins
Bib ID 5788158
Format PicturePicture
Author
Tompkins, C. Stuart
 
Description 1927? 
1 photograph : b&w ; 26 x 27 cm., on mount 45.5 x 35.5 cm. 
Series

Entries for the Australasian Photo-Review competitions, 1907-1956

Notes

Title devised by cataloguer from research by Pictures staff.

This portrait is possibly H. Septimus Power, Official War Artist during the First World War and was renowned for his depiction of horses. In 1927 the Commonwealth selected Power to depict the opening of Parliament in the new Commonwealth building in Canberra.

Part of the collection: Entries for the Australasian Photo-Review competitions, 1907-1956.

Part of the Keast Burke collection on the history of photography.

Inscriptions: "C.Stuart Tompkins A.R.P. S. Canberra"--In pencil below image.

Subjects Power, H. Septimus (Harold Septimus), 1878-1951 -- Portraits.  |  Artists -- Australian Capital Territory -- Canberra -- Portraits.
Occupation Painters.
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