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The Resource Tonanga : Albert Namatjira, an Arrernte man, Alex Barlow ; illustrated by Ian Forss

Tonanga : Albert Namatjira, an Arrernte man, Alex Barlow ; illustrated by Ian Forss

Label
Tonanga : Albert Namatjira, an Arrernte man
Title
Tonanga
Title remainder
Albert Namatjira, an Arrernte man
Statement of responsibility
Alex Barlow ; illustrated by Ian Forss
Title variation
Albert Namatjira
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Provides general coverage of Namatjira's early life and marriage; his introduction to watercolour painting; his first solo exhibition in 1938; questions are asked about his treatment by various organisations, the authenticity of paintings bearing his signature, along with his being given citizenship, and his style of life afterwards; image 'An Aboriginal family at the Hermannsburg Mission 1923' p. 6, '... the mission at Hermannsburg ...' p. 7, 'Wildlife near Gosse's Range' by Albert Namatjira 1939, 'Albert Namatjira at work in the outback' p. 15, 'Namatjira with his wife Rubina and some members of his family' p. 23, 'Some of the newspaper stories which covered Namatjira's imprisonment and release' p. 27, 'A plaque on the cairn erected in Hermannsburg to Namatjira's memory' p. 28, 'Namatjira's grave in the Alice Springs cemetery' p. 29
Biography type
individual biography
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Barlow, Alex
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Headliners (South Melbourne, Vic.)
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  • Namatjira, Albert
  • Artists
  • Landscape painters
  • Painting, Australian
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Tonanga : Albert Namatjira, an Arrernte man, Alex Barlow ; illustrated by Ian Forss
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Cover title: Albert Namatjira
  • For primary school students
  • Includes index
Control code
000007610496
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
32 p.
Immediate source of acquisition
Received from the Tom Austen Brown collection.
Isbn
9780732901349
Other physical details
ill., ports.
Label
Tonanga : Albert Namatjira, an Arrernte man, Alex Barlow ; illustrated by Ian Forss
Publication
Note
  • Cover title: Albert Namatjira
  • For primary school students
  • Includes index
Control code
000007610496
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
32 p.
Immediate source of acquisition
Received from the Tom Austen Brown collection.
Isbn
9780732901349
Other physical details
ill., ports.

Library Locations

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