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  • Title
    Max Dupain Exhibition Negative Archive of film and glass plate negatives, transparencies and prints, and some textual material, ca 1920-1992 / photography by Max Dupain
  • Creator
  • Level of description
  • Date

    ca 1920-1992
  • Type of material
  • Reference code
  • Physical Description
    29024 negatives
    2150 photographic prints
    0.16 metres of textual material (1 box)
  • Collection history
    Bequeathed to Jill White by Max Dupain, July 1992
  • System of arrangement
    Each Series represents a box that contained the original envelopes that housed the negatives. Each box had a title which was used as the basis of the Series title. The order of the Series is based on the collection list provided by the valuer. You can navigate to more detailed descriptions to each Series and Files from this record.
  • Copying Conditions
    Reproduction Restricted:
    Approval for reproduction required: Permission required to obtain high resolution copies of these images. Please submit your request through the Library's website link "Ask a Librarian".
  • Related Material
  • Description source

    Box titles housing negatives.
    Several publications on the work of Max Dupain were consulted by the cataloguer for titles and dates when these were not available on the original sleeves and envelopes. These publications were:
    Max Dupain's Australia. Ringwood, Viking, 1986.
    Max Dupain's Australian Landscapes. Ringwood, Viking, 1988.
    Max Dupain, To Orange With Love. Orange Regional Gallery in conjunction with the New South Wales Bicentennial Council and The Regional Galleries Association of New South Wales, 1988.
    Dupain's Sydney by Jill White. Introduction by Zeny Edwards and text by Robert Staas. Neutral Bay, Chapter & Verse, 1999.
    Dupain's Beaches by Jill White. Introduction by Sebastian Smee and text by Matthew Cawood. Neutral Bay, Chapter & Verse, 2000.
    Dupain's Australians by Jill White. Text by Frank Moorhouse. Neutral Bay, Chapter & Verse, 2003.
    Dupain's Sydney Opera House. Sydney Opera House Trust, 2003.
    Max Dupain, Modernist. State Library of New South Wales, 2007.
    Max Dupain (1911-1992) Estate Photographs, Sydney, Sunday 19 June 2016, auction catalogue. South Yarra, Mossgreen, 2016.
    Max Dupain (1911-1992) - Part II: The Final Estate Photographs, Sydney, Monday 19 June 2017, auction catalogue. South Yarra, Mossgreen, 2017.

    Several institutional online collection databases were also consulted:
    Art Gallery of New South Wales
    National Archives of Australia
    National Gallery of Australia
    National Gallery of Victoria
    National Library of Australia
    National Portrait Gallery
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