Australia from 1951
gelatin silver photograph
50.8 (h) x 40.6 (w) cm
National Gallery of Australia, Canberra
© Richard Woldendorp
This early portrait by Richard Woldendorp is from the first exhibition of his work as an amateur before he turned professional in 1963 and came to prominence as a photojournalist. Woldendorp’s skill in lighting and composition is apparent here.