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Namatjira and Welton holding painting of landscape

Namatjira and Welton holding painting of landscape

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Albert Namatjira
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1956
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Namatjira and others

Namatjira and others

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Nursing sister holding child

Nursing sister holding child

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Nursing sister holding baby

Nursing sister holding baby

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Artwork by Vikki Vasilevski titled 'War and Peace'

Artwork by Vikki Vasilevski titled 'War and Peace'

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Poster of a pair of eyes with a volcano erupting in one of t...

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Poster by Sharon Crabb titled 'Nuclear Twilight'

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People, flowers and skeletons

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Poster by Michelle Savy titled 'Pain, Love'

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Poster of a globe with bombs and destruction

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Poster by Thai Lien titled 'War'

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Poster with many shapes in different colours.

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Poster of faces, a hand holding a knife and text 'horror'

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Poster of a heart broken in half with two doves above it

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Untitled poster by Steve Canadi, featuring text that reads ...

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House with corrugated iron roof

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Poster by Thai Lien titled 'Peace'

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Untitled collage by Biljana Lukac with the text 'Peace'

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Poster by Yvette Henderson titled 'War and Peace'

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Poster by Tony White titled 'Breaking the Barrier'

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Poster by Susan Campbell and Toni Brandie titled 'There and ...

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Painting by Ayelet Chen titled 'Confusion'

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Painting titled 'War and Peace' by Limor Komornick.

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Poster

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Poster by Tanya Vervoot titled 'Just After'

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Poster featuring an image of a distorted face

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Poster of a hillside scene with a bomb going off

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Poster of a collage with text 'Now you see it' ...

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Sunset/sunrise

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Untitled painting by Nicole Lewis features a multicoloured i...

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Poster of a fist holding two bombs with text 'Stop the bombi...

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Poster by Deluce Flistar titled "War Approaching?"

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Poster of drawings and text 'War Stinks'

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Poster with stick figures faces

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Poster fwith a yellow and black image of four figures

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Poster by Joseph Bonnici titled 'Peace and War Poster'

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Albert Namatjira holding a baby

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Artwork by Susan Servinis titled 'The World in Pieces'

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Slide of painting titled 'Too Innocent to Know'

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Poster of a collage of with text 'The silent crime'

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Shadow of Death

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Untitled painting by Kylie Allen, featuring images of birds,...

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Slide of a poster

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Untitled poster by Andrew Majzner, featuring an eye, fist, f...

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Underside of a platypus bill with the number 13 tatooed on it

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Poster of a collage including a central image of a face with...

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Poster by Leanne Fitzgibbon titled 'What of children?'

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Poster by Joseph Feil titled 'The effects of war and peace'

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The Lighthouse

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Diseased arm of white adult

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Poster of a cloud plume with a bird on top.

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