photographic print(black and white);
- Museum number
Photograph (black and white) from an album; carte de visite; portrait of a man from Cape York sitting on the floor in front of a neutral backdrop; he has scarification on his chest and wears a nose ornament and neck pendant; he holds a long bamboo pipe in his lap; Australia.
- Production date
Height: 9.20 centimetres (image)
Height: 10.10 centimetres (mount)
Width: 5.90 centimetres (image)
Width: 6.40 centimetres (mount)
- Curator's comments
From an album of 176 photographs in carte-de-visite format, by various photographers, including Lindt, Damman, Pulman and others, depicting depicting peoples of the Pacific, as well as Africa, Asia and South America..
Related image: It is possible that this same man is depicted in Oc,A3.23, second from the right.
The same distinctive blanket or fabric drape. with a dark line feature, has been used as a backdrop in Oc,A3.6, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12 and 19. This backdrop was apparently placed in front of a weatherboard wall, probably on the verandah of a building.
- Not on display
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Miscellaneous number: MM 024067 (Museum of Mankind Number)