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Here I am out in the boat

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  • Title (object)

    • Here I am out in the boat
  • Description

    Painting, acrylic on board. A river scene with trees and a background of blue sky; a man is fishing from a boat, and there are others fishing from the bank where three cars are parked. Annotation at the top of the painting in black lettering: 'Here I am out in a boat on the River fishing while some white peop were fishing on the banck.' Signed bottom right 'Ian W. Abdulla'.


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  • Date

    • 2009
  • Production place

  • Findspot

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 30.7 centimetres
    • Width: 46 centimetres
  • Curator's comments

    Images of artist in object file.

  • Location

    Not on display

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  • Acquisition notes

    Purchased from an exhibition of Ian Abdulla's work titled 'The Long and the Short of it' organised by the Cross Cultural Art Exchange in Darwin, by Jonathan King (BM) in August 2009.

  • Department

    Africa, Oceania & the Americas

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