B & W photograph

Photography Carl Warner

Registration number
32482
Item name
B & W photograph 
Category
Photograph
 
Indigenous name
 
Maker
 
Associated cultural group
 
Place
Australia > Australia > Queensland > South east Queensland > Kilcoy
Map
Collector
Dr L. P. Winterbotham 
Acquisition date
January 01, 1950 
Acquisition method
Purchased from Dr L. P. Winterbotham 
Dimensions
H: 370 mm W: 150 mm L: D: Circum:

Description

Black and white photograph of a man holding a narrow shield in his left hand standing in a bush setting. The photograph is mounted on a board approximately 155 x 390mm.

Research notes

This photograph is the template for a series of photographs (numbers 32482 to 32509) depicting body decoration as described by Willie MacKenzie (Gaiarbau) to L.P. Winterbotham. The series is the same photograph with hand coloured overpainting by a UQ artist.
A notation on the back of photo 32483 records this man's name as Willie Barney.

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