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Sunset is reflected in the Lake Pedder waters as a storm approaches, Tasmania, 1971

Olegas Truchanas

digital image from slide
National Library of Australia
Copied by permission of Mrs Melva Truchanas, 2006

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The National Portrait Gallery acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of Country throughout Australia and recognises the continuing connection to lands, waters and communities. We pay our respect to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures and to Elders both past and present.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander viewers are warned that this website contains images of deceased persons.