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The artist Gertie Huddlestone cleaning up country with controlled burning, Arnhem Land, 1992 / Helga Leunig
Bib ID 6297341
Format PicturePicture, OnlineOnline [still image, sheet]
Author
Salwe, Helga. photographer
 
Online Versions
Description 1992 
1 photograph : colour ; image 30.3 x 44.4 cm, on sheet 32.7 x 48.1 cm 
Series

Salwe, Helga. Helga Leunig's photographs of Australian Aboriginal culture, 1992-2005

Biography/History

Gertie was born in the 1930's at Roper River Mission. She began to paint on canvas in 1992. She has exhibited widely in Australia and overseas, with solo exhibitions in Darwin, Canberra, Melbourne and in 1995 at Rebecca Hossak Gallery in London.--Reference source.

Notes

Title devised by cataloguer from acquisitions documentation.

Part of the collection: Helga Leunig's photographs of Australian Aboriginal culture, 1992-2005.

Inscriptions: "H Leunig."--In pencil lower right.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-152962606

Subjects Huddlestone, Gertie -- Photographs.  |  Artists, Aboriginal Australian -- Northern Territory -- Roper River Region -- Photographs.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Northern Territory -- Roper River Region -- Photographs.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Social life and customs -- Northern Territory -- Roper River Region -- Photographs.
Occupation Artists
Other authors/contributors Salwe, Helga
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