The Resource A carte de visite : our contribution to the Paris exhibition, (picture)

A carte de visite : our contribution to the Paris exhibition, (picture)

Label
A carte de visite : our contribution to the Paris exhibition
Title
A carte de visite
Title remainder
our contribution to the Paris exhibition
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Engraved caricature depicting a very stout, half dressed bearded white man seated, holding a boomerang and wearing a breast plate reading 'King Jay-Jay'. Around him are various Aboriginal tools and weapons and a number of boxes labelled 'Brandy' and 'Beer'. An Aboriginal man stands behind him. The scene is posed as in a photograph and is enclosed within a 'frame'
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Label
A carte de visite : our contribution to the Paris exhibition, (picture)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Plate in: Melbourne Punch [1877]
  • Held in PC4 drawer 4
  • Not for Inter Library Loan
Dimensions
sheet 21 x 26 cm
Extent
1 plate
Other physical details
engraving
Label
A carte de visite : our contribution to the Paris exhibition, (picture)
Publication
Note
  • Plate in: Melbourne Punch [1877]
  • Held in PC4 drawer 4
  • Not for Inter Library Loan
Dimensions
sheet 21 x 26 cm
Extent
1 plate
Other physical details
engraving

Library Locations

    • Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS)Borrow it
      51 Lawson Cres, Acton, ACT, 2601, AU
      -35.292556 149.118617
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