Australia, 2008 - Douglas KIRKLAND

Australia, 2008


Australia, 2008

Original photography

Pigment print on archival paper

Signed, numbered and titled on the back by the artist

50,8 x 61  cm / 20 x 24 inch, edition of 24

76,2 x 101,6 cm / 30 x 40 inch, edition of 24

93 x 118 cm / 37 x 47 inch, edition of 12

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Data sheet

Format : Horizontal

Type : Color

Theme : Film

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