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Henry KING

United Kingdom 1855 – Australia 1923

  • to Australia 1857

Artist's cultural association:
Larrakia people
Darwin, Northern Territory , Australia
Northern Australian Aboriginal woman 1892 Description: Possibly Larrakeah clan
Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Creation Notes: taken by Henry King in Sydney in 1892 when Aboriginal people brought to Sydney from Darwin by Harry Stockdale for a travelling show.[information and attribution to King by Alan Davies SLNSW]
Materials & Technique: photographs, albumen prints, albumen silver photograph

Dimensions: printed image 21.0 h x 15.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2005
Accession No: NGA 2005.527