vintage photographs of indigenous australians by heide smith
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These vintage photographs are of the Tiwi, indigenous australians. The Tiwi are the inhabitants of Bathurst and Melville Islands, 60 kilometres north of Darwin. You can learn more about the Tiwi in The Tiwi Collection.
About the prints: These photographs were taken between 1987 -1994. Details of each original print are displayed with each image, and include the type of print, when the photograph was taken and printed, and the image and print size. Unless stated otherwise, all the prints are in excellent condition. For more information about vintage photographs see Vintage Photographs
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Viewers should be aware this collection contains references to, and images of deceased people