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Image Title and Collection What Where Who When
Bark painting depicting a 'nature story' of dukala, possums and lambalk, the sugar glider, by Bardayal Nadjamerrek

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Kurrhkurr, Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Bardayal Nadjamerrek
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1970
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Convict love token engraved with the initials R.T. and C.S., 1833

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Timothy Millett collection
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Evening yarn

Evening yarn

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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J Hutchings
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Hannan St, Kalgoorlie

Hannan St, Kalgoorlie

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Kalgoorlie, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Shut the gate. He's bolted!!

Shut the gate. He's bolted!!

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Robbery Under Arms, No. 4

Robbery Under Arms, No. 4

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Charles Hammond
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Certificate

Certificate

Woodleigh Shorthorn Stud collection
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Prize certificates
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Royal Agricultural Society of Victoria
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1967
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The Call to Breakfast

The Call to Breakfast

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr James A. Turner
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On the road

On the road

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Jan H. Scheltema
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Clothes brush

Clothes brush

Ellen Rogers collection
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Clothes brushes
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Prouds Ltd, Diamond Merchants & Jewellers
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1928
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War Relief fundraising certificate issued to May Knowles in 1944

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People's Paraphernalia collection no. 8
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Certificates
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Victorian Department of Education
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1944
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Drawing captioned 'Azaria Chamberlain Court Case, Darwin, Sept 82, Jo Darbyshire'

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Kerry Sharp collection
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Drawings
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Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ms Jo Darbyshire
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1982
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Bark painting 'The night-bird, karawak, and the opossum, marungo' attributed to Narritjin Maymuru, Yirrkala, 1948

Bark painting 'The night-bird, karawak, and the opossum, mar...

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Narritjin Maymuru
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1948
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Friendship is the link that binds

Friendship is the link that binds

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1912
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A Bush Road

A Bush Road

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1909
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On our selection

On our selection

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr James A. Turner
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Photograph of the horse

Photograph of the horse "Dungog"

Colledge Family collection
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Miss Emilie Roach
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1929
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Woven cane basket for baby weighing scales

Woven cane basket for baby weighing scales

Torrens Island Quarantine Station collection
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Baskets
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Certificate

Certificate

Woodleigh Shorthorn Stud collection
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Prize certificates
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Royal Agricultural Society of Victoria
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1967
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German newspaper article

German newspaper article "Kommt wieder nach Australien"

Vienna Mozart Boys Choir collection no. 1
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Newspaper clippings
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Cream-coloured dance program with 'Tuesday, Galatea Ball' handwritten on the front

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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The Railway Station. Blackheath

The Railway Station. Blackheath

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Blackheath, Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Rude boy - 'Say Mister ...'

Rude boy - 'Say Mister ...'

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Bondi, NSW

Bondi, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bondi, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Australian Natives - Gymnasium Work - Preparatory to 'Winning Back the Ashes

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Norman A. Lindsay
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War Memorial, Warragul, Vic

War Memorial, Warragul, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Warragul, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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River with a letter

River with a letter "V" in the upper left corner

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Lucian and Ethel Faithfull returning from honeymoon in 1895.

Lucian and Ethel Faithfull returning from honeymoon in 1895.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Washing sheep before shearing, 1880

Washing sheep before shearing, 1880

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Sundowners at a Homestead

Sundowners at a Homestead

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Clare, South Australia, Australia
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Clare Agricultural & Horticultural Society
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1936
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Quayside fish stall Whitby circa 1880

Quayside fish stall Whitby circa 1880

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Frank M. Sutcliffe
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1880
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Ambrotype of Alexander Mussen 1854

Ambrotype of Alexander Mussen 1854

Alexander Mussen collection
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Ambrotypes
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Convict love token from W. Clements, 1827

Convict love token from W. Clements, 1827

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Certificate awarded at the Merredin and District Agricultural Society Annual Show, 1959 for first prize for a calico apron

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Merredin, Western Australia, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1959
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Convict love token 1844

Convict love token 1844

Convict Love Token collection no. 2
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Convict love tokens
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1844
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Boondara. Aug 1918.

Boondara. Aug 1918.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Boondara, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1918
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The Miss Australia Quest brochure

The Miss Australia Quest brochure

Susie Elelman collection
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Pamphlets
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Painting depicts 8 lizards

Painting depicts 8 lizards

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 4
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lardjanga
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1967
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Round, pale pink velvet powder applicator with a pink ribbon hand holder

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Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Powder puffs
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Polo team members standing in front of a dais and a scoreboard

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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The Town Hall, Parramatta, NSW

The Town Hall, Parramatta, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Parramatta, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Wonderland City Bondi

Wonderland City Bondi

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Bondi, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Anderson
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1906
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Hypocalymna robustum. Pink myrtle

Hypocalymna robustum. Pink myrtle

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Sacred Heart Convent, Rose Bay, NSW

Sacred Heart Convent, Rose Bay, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Rose Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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'Honey Ant Hunt, painted by Tim Leura Tjapaltjarri, 1975

'Honey Ant Hunt, painted by Tim Leura Tjapaltjarri, 1975

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Tim L. Tjapaltjarri
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1975
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Bulletin Post Cards

Bulletin Post Cards

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Packaging
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The Bulletin Newspaper Company Limited
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Photographic print depicting the toy theatre with adjoining side curtains

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Everitt and George Family collection
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Photographic prints
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Beg!

Beg!

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Woolwich Dock, Sydney, N.S.W.

Woolwich Dock, Sydney, N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Woolwich Dock, Woolwich, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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R. C. Presbytery

R. C. Presbytery

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Plaster cast of bust of Oliver Nilsen, former radio broadcaster, electrical engineer, and Lord Mayor of Melbourne by Edmund Joel Dicks

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Edmund Dicks collection
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Busts
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Edmund J. Dicks
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1941
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Postcard titled 'Your old Aunts are very anxious about you' by May Gibbs

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Cecilia M. Gibbs
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Flannel Flower Babies Grow in Australia (They bring love)

Flannel Flower Babies Grow in Australia (They bring love)

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Cecilia M. Gibbs
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Continental Bathing, Manly

Continental Bathing, Manly

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1909
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Street parade outside the Western Dental Rooms

Street parade outside the Western Dental Rooms

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Bark painting 'Two Mimi Spirits (males) dancing' by Paddy Compass Namatbara, Croker Island, 1963

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Dr Karel Kupka collection
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Bark paintings
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Croker Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Paddy C. Namatbara
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1963
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Reconciliation

Reconciliation

Bessie Campbell collection
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Acrylic paintings
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Nyinkka Nyunyu
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2002
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Weapon - Spear

Weapon - Spear

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spears
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Cape Stewart, North Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Photographic postcard depicting Zeynard's Marvellous Midget Circus - Girl balancing on a rope

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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