photographic print(black and white)
- Museum number
- Series: Rev D.L. Francis
Photograph (black and white); an old woman carrying a load of vegetables(?) and/or fruit(?) from the garden, strapped to her back, holding a wooden stick in one hand and smoking a pipe with the other, walking on a pathway through the hospital grounds; Fauabu, Solomon Islands.
Gelatin silver print
- Production date
- 1931 (circa)
Height: 17.40 centimetres (image)
Height: 26.80 centimetres (mount)
Width: 25.40 centimetres (image)
Width: 27.50 centimetres (mount)
- Curator's comments
This large image is stored in a box of larger photographic images (part of Rev D L Francis's collection), with its' registration number Oc,A4 reflecting that it is part of the ring binder collection Oc,A4. The box and the ring binder are located next to one another in the album section of the stores.
The BM Pictorial Collection owns a photographic print copy Oc,CA4.152 (MM03216-81) stored in the ring binder folder.
Exact image: Oc,G.T.2115
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- Collection of photographs acquired for the Museum of Mankind in 1992 by Ben Burt, as a gift from the executors of Rev. Francis' estate. The collection is comprised of 3 albums, and 1 box:
Oc-A4 (stored in a ring binder folder and also in a box, additionally labelled with the registration number Oc-A4, containing large photographs)
Oc-A5 (stored in a ring binder folder)
Oc-A6 (stored in a ring binder folder)
A box of large photographic prints, additionally labelled with the registration number Oc-A5 and Oc-A6
Oc-B104 (stored in a ring binder box).
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Miscellaneous number: 115