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Tiwi baskets from Melville Island, Northern Territory, 1981 / Australian Information Service photograph by Terry Rowe
Bib ID 7050216
Format PicturePicture [still image, sheet]
Author
Rowe, Terry, photographer
 
Description 1981 
1 photograph : black and white ; 20.5 x 15.4 cm 
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Part of the Australian Information Service collection.

Notes

Title devised by cataloguer based on acquisition documentation.

Part of the Australian Information Service collection.

This is a photograph of an item exhibited in an exhibition entitled Aboriginal Australia which was the result of three years' planning, selection and negotiation between the National Gallery of Victoria, the Australian Aboriginal Arts Board of the Australia Council, the Australian Gallery Directors' Council, and the Australian Government's Department of Home Affairs and Environment.--Acquisition documentation.

"Tiwi baskets from Melville Island, Australian Northern Territory. The bark baskets were used in mortuary ceremonies to hold gifts (from the Art Gallery of New South Wales). Australian Information Service Photograph by Terry Rowe. 20/5/81/33"--Acquisition documentation.

Subjects Art, Tiwi (Australia) -- Photographs.  |  Baskets -- Northern Territory -- Melville Island -- Photographs.
Other authors/contributors Australian Information Service
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