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County Clare, Ireland 1912 – Australia 1992


The feathered serpent. 1956 Description: A bound book of 88pp, with folder containing 4 screenprinted illustrations of Aboriginal bark paintings

Collection Title: Robinson, Roland. The feathered serpent. Sydney: Edwards & Shaw, 1956
Page: collection record
Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, illustrated books, ink; paper screenprint, printed in colour inks, from multiple stencils Support: paper
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1984
Accession No: NGA 84.306.1-4
Subject: Australia, Book arts: Illustrated book

  • Collection of Ian Turner (1922-1978), political activist and historian.
  • Gift to the Australian National Gallery, from the Estate of Ian Turner, Melbourne, March 1983.