Henry KING, Northern Australia Aboriginal [as Ada, Davy Lubra, Larrakia] Enlarge 1 /1

Henry KING

United Kingdom 1855 – Australia 1923

  • to Australia 1857


Artist's cultural association:
Larrakia people
Darwin, Northern Territory , Australia
Northern Australia Aboriginal [as Ada, Davy Lubra, Larrakia] [Northern Australian Aboriginal woman] 1892 Description: page 47: from Untitled album vol.2

Collection Title: Untitled album vol.2
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

Primary Insc: Signed l.c. in negative "(H.KING.SYDNEY)". Not dated. Numbered l.l. pen and ink "47". Titled l.c. in negative "NORTHERN AUSTRALIA ABORIGINAL". Numbered l.l. in negative "795".
Dimensions: printed image 20.9 h x 14.5 w cm sheet 23.2 h x 18.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1985
Accession No: NGA 85.192.23