Australia born 1953
Water as life: The town of Wilcannia and the Darling / Baaka, 20 August 2007
Materials & Technique:
photographs, giclee / pure pigment print Support: archival art paper, framed
This is a photograph by Australian artist Ruby Davies (b.1953) depicting people from the town of Wilcannia standing on the river bed of the Darling River. The photograph is shown as an enlargeable image. This work was exhibited as a part of the exhibition ‘Creating worlds’, at the National Gallery of Australia in 2013. More information on this work of art and the exhibition can be found on the Gallery’s Creating Worlds website. It gives information about the artist’s documentation of the river system. The photograph measures 89.0 cm high x 120.0 cm wide and the technique is giclee/pure pigment print.
Text © National Gallery of Australia, Canberra