Postcard

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Registration number
31385
Item name
Postcard 
Category
Painting/Paper
 
Indigenous name
 
Maker
 
Associated cultural group
 
Place
Australia > Australia > Queensland > Eastern region > Carnarvon Range
Map
Collector
Mr Watkins 
Acquisition date
January 01, 1950 
Acquisition method
by Unrecorded 
Dimensions
H: W: 80 mm L: 140 mm D: Circum:

Description

Black and white postcard depicting scene of rock art stencils and crosshatch paintings.

Research notes

' 23. Black's Palace, Blackall, Q.' [lettering on image].

One of a series of 8 postcards [31385 to 31392] relating to the 'Black's Palace' complex, central Queensland. Same art as depicted on 31391.

On the northern edge of the Carnarvon Ranges, near Kurlock, 73 miles south east of Blackall. Taken by Mr. Watkins. This is now a Government Reserve [catalogue card note].

Other views of Black's Palace complex are at 31377 to 31380. This art panel is also depicted in 31380, with the addition of graffiti.

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