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Mum Shirl (Mrs Shirley Smith), 1988 by Juno Gemes
Mum Shirl (Mrs Shirley Smith), 1988 by Juno Gemes
Professor Germaine Greer, 1999 by Polly Borland
Professor Germaine Greer, 1999 by Polly Borland
Eddie Mabo (after Mike Kelley's 'Booth's Puddle' 1985, from Plato's Cave, Rothko's Chapel, Lincoln's profile) No.3, 1996 by Gordon Bennett
Eddie Mabo (after Mike Kelley's 'Booth's Puddle' 1985, from Plato's Cave, Rothko's Chapel, Lincoln's profile) No.3, 1996 by Gordon Bennett
Dr Brown and Green Old Time Waltz, 1983 by Harold Thornton
Dr Brown and Green Old Time Waltz, 1983 by Harold Thornton
Charles Perkins on bus to Tranby Aboriginal College, Glebe, c.1964 (printed 2003) by Robert McFarlane
Charles Perkins on bus to Tranby Aboriginal College, Glebe, c.1964 (printed 2003) by Robert McFarlane
Lowitja O'Donoghue, 2006 by Robert Hannaford
Lowitja O'Donoghue, 2006 by Robert Hannaford
Kath Walker, Aboriginal Poet, 1965 by Clif Peir
Kath Walker, Aboriginal Poet, 1965 by Clif Peir
Linda Burney MLA Canturbury and Rick Farley at home, Marrickville, 2003 by Juno Gemes
Linda Burney MLA Canturbury and Rick Farley at home, Marrickville, 2003 by Juno Gemes
Jack Charles, 2011 by Rod McNicol
Jack Charles, 2011 by Rod McNicol
Kumantjayi Perkins at the Roma Forum, Brisbane, 1982 by Juno Gemes
Kumantjayi Perkins at the Roma Forum, Brisbane, 1982 by Juno Gemes
Germaine Greer, 1988 by Jacqueline Mitelman
Germaine Greer, 1988 by Jacqueline Mitelman
Richard Walley, 2015 by Julie Dowling
Richard Walley, 2015 by Julie Dowling
Jessie Street, 1929 by Jerrold Nathan
Jessie Street, 1929 by Jerrold Nathan
Faith Bandler, 2006 by Julie Edgar
Faith Bandler, 2006 by Julie Edgar
Joe and Brenda, from the portfolio "Michael Riley Portraits 1984-1990", 1990 (printed 2013) by Michael Riley
Joe and Brenda, from the portfolio "Michael Riley Portraits 1984-1990", 1990 (printed 2013) by Michael Riley
Oodgeroo of the Noonuccal Tribe, 1992 (printed 2009) by George Fetting
Oodgeroo of the Noonuccal Tribe, 1992 (printed 2009) by George Fetting
Burnum Burnum, 1987 (printed 2010) by Bruce Postle
Burnum Burnum, 1987 (printed 2010) by Bruce Postle
Oodgeroo Noonuccal at Moongalba Stradbroke Island (her sitting down place)1982 by Juno Gemes
Oodgeroo Noonuccal at Moongalba Stradbroke Island (her sitting down place)1982 by Juno Gemes
Creature from the Black Platoon starring Gary Foley 2011 by TextaQueen
Creature from the Black Platoon starring Gary Foley 2011 by TextaQueen
Kevin Gilbert, 1972 by Evelyn Kirwan
Kevin Gilbert, 1972 by Evelyn Kirwan
Rose Scott, 1913 by May Moore
Rose Scott, 1913 by May Moore
Harold Blair, 1948 by Ernest Buckmaster
Harold Blair, 1948 by Ernest Buckmaster
Burnum Burnum and Guboo Ted Thomas, 1984 by Juno Gemes
Burnum Burnum and Guboo Ted Thomas, 1984 by Juno Gemes
Great Suffragette demonstration in London, 1911 by Rose Stereograph Company
Great Suffragette demonstration in London, 1911 by Rose Stereograph Company
Nelson Mandela, Sydney, 2000 by David Moore
Nelson Mandela, Sydney, 2000 by David Moore
Ian Kiernan, 1996 by Kate Gollings
Ian Kiernan, 1996 by Kate Gollings
Neil Murray, 2008 by Peter Hudson
Neil Murray, 2008 by Peter Hudson
Oodgeroo Noonuccal at Moongalba, 1982 by Juno Gemes
Oodgeroo Noonuccal at Moongalba, 1982 by Juno Gemes
Captain Francis de Groot, 1932 by Harold Cazneaux
Captain Francis de Groot, 1932 by Harold Cazneaux
Social currency (Eva Cox), 1999 by Kim Spooner
Social currency (Eva Cox), 1999 by Kim Spooner
Anne Levy, 2011 by Hugh Adamson
Anne Levy, 2011 by Hugh Adamson
Charles and Adam, from the portfolio "Michael Riley Portraits 1984-1990", 1990 (printed 2013) by Michael Riley
Charles and Adam, from the portfolio "Michael Riley Portraits 1984-1990", 1990 (printed 2013) by Michael Riley
Yami Lester speaks at Uluru Handback Ceremony, 1985 (printed 2003) by Juno Gemes
Yami Lester speaks at Uluru Handback Ceremony, 1985 (printed 2003) by Juno Gemes
The Hon Gough Whitlam, Ossie Cruse and Michael Anderson, 1981 (printed 2003) by Juno Gemes
The Hon Gough Whitlam, Ossie Cruse and Michael Anderson, 1981 (printed 2003) by Juno Gemes
Ron Castan AM QC, 1995 by Kate Gollings
Ron Castan AM QC, 1995 by Kate Gollings
Djon, from the portfolio "Michael Riley Portraits 1984-1990", 1990 (printed 2013) by Michael Riley
Djon, from the portfolio "Michael Riley Portraits 1984-1990", 1990 (printed 2013) by Michael Riley
Peter Dombrovskis, 1996 by Liz Dombrovskis
Peter Dombrovskis, 1996 by Liz Dombrovskis
Portrait of Anne Summers, 1974 by Carol Jerrems
Portrait of Anne Summers, 1974 by Carol Jerrems
David Unaipon, n.d. by an unknown artist
David Unaipon, n.d. by an unknown artist
Richard Bell, 2009 by Mike Chavez
Richard Bell, 2009 by Mike Chavez
Dr Roberta Sykes and Naomi, 1994 by Juno Gemes
Dr Roberta Sykes and Naomi, 1994 by Juno Gemes
Acacius (Stigmata) - portrait of Tony Carden, 1991 by AñA Wojak
Acacius (Stigmata) - portrait of Tony Carden, 1991 by AñA Wojak
Tim Costello, 2006 (printed 2010) by Dave Tacon
Tim Costello, 2006 (printed 2010) by Dave Tacon
Chicka Dixon, 1980 by Juno Gemes
Chicka Dixon, 1980 by Juno Gemes
Dr Alice M. Moyle, 1998 by Chris Gentle
Dr Alice M. Moyle, 1998 by Chris Gentle
Kondelea (Della) Elliott, 1979 by Ivy Shore
Kondelea (Della) Elliott, 1979 by Ivy Shore
Ron and Valerie Taylor by an unknown artist
Ron and Valerie Taylor by an unknown artist
Thomas Keneally, 1987 by Bernd Heinrich
Thomas Keneally, 1987 by Bernd Heinrich
Nelson Mandela, Sydney, 2000 by David Moore
Nelson Mandela, Sydney, 2000 by David Moore
Olegas Truchanas, 1971 by Ralph Hope-Johnstone
Olegas Truchanas, 1971 by Ralph Hope-Johnstone
Mary Windeyer, 1850s by an unknown artist
Mary Windeyer, 1850s by an unknown artist
Neil Murray, Bolac, VIC, 2004 by John Elliott
Neil Murray, Bolac, VIC, 2004 by John Elliott
Gary Foley, Invasion Day - We Have Survived, 1988 by Juno Gemes
Gary Foley, Invasion Day - We Have Survived, 1988 by Juno Gemes
B A Santamaria, 1996 by Wes Walters
B A Santamaria, 1996 by Wes Walters
Julian Burnside AO QC, 2004 (printed 2012) by David Roberts
Julian Burnside AO QC, 2004 (printed 2012) by David Roberts
Millicent Preston Stanley Vaughan, c.1945 by Noel Rubie
Millicent Preston Stanley Vaughan, c.1945 by Noel Rubie
Kevin Gilbert and Joe in discussion outside Anti-Bicentennial and Treaty Meeting Balmain Town Hall Sydney, 1987 by Juno Gemes
Kevin Gilbert and Joe in discussion outside Anti-Bicentennial and Treaty Meeting Balmain Town Hall Sydney, 1987 by Juno Gemes
Bob Brown at his home in Liffey, 1988 (printed 2013) by Helga Leunig
Bob Brown at his home in Liffey, 1988 (printed 2013) by Helga Leunig
Charles Perkins on a bus to Tranby Aboriginal College, Glebe, c.1964 (printed 2015) by Robert McFarlane
Charles Perkins on a bus to Tranby Aboriginal College, Glebe, c.1964 (printed 2015) by Robert McFarlane
Suzanne Bellamy, 1997 by Terry Milligan
Suzanne Bellamy, 1997 by Terry Milligan
Portrait of Philip Nitschke, 1998 (re-worked 2009) by Amanda King
Portrait of Philip Nitschke, 1998 (re-worked 2009) by Amanda King
Nelson Mandela, Sydney, 2000 by David Moore
Nelson Mandela, Sydney, 2000 by David Moore
Jack Mundey, 1997 by Lewis Morley
Jack Mundey, 1997 by Lewis Morley
Gill Hicks, 2016 by Tony Kearney
Gill Hicks, 2016 by Tony Kearney
John Mitchel with John Martin and Father John Kenyon [the three Johns], 1866 by Edouard Gatel
John Mitchel with John Martin and Father John Kenyon [the three Johns], 1866 by Edouard Gatel
Ron Castan, 1996 by Francis Reiss
Ron Castan, 1996 by Francis Reiss
Portrait of Anne Summers, 1974 by Carol Jerrems
Portrait of Anne Summers, 1974 by Carol Jerrems
Ali Cobby Eckermann and Lionel Fogarty at the Hawkesbury River, 2014 by Juno Gemes
Ali Cobby Eckermann and Lionel Fogarty at the Hawkesbury River, 2014 by Juno Gemes
Bill Neidjie, 2000 (printed 2008) by Mark Lang
Bill Neidjie, 2000 (printed 2008) by Mark Lang
Portrait of Anne Summers, 1974 by Carol Jerrems
Portrait of Anne Summers, 1974 by Carol Jerrems
Portrait of Anne Summers, 1974 by Carol Jerrems
Portrait of Anne Summers, 1974 by Carol Jerrems
Portrait of Anne Summers, 1974 by Carol Jerrems
Portrait of Anne Summers, 1974 by Carol Jerrems
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Kath Walker (Oodgeroo Noonuccal) and Lois O'Donoghue (Lowitja O'Donoghue) at the opening of the inaugural National Aboriginal Conference, Canberra, 1978 (printed 2014) by Mervyn Bishop
Isi Leibler, Jet-Set Tours by Joe Greenberg
Isi Leibler, Jet-Set Tours by Joe Greenberg
Portrait of Anne Summers, 1974 by Carol Jerrems
Portrait of Anne Summers, 1974 by Carol Jerrems
Jack Mundey, 1985 by Terry Milligan
Jack Mundey, 1985 by Terry Milligan
Mary Windeyer on the verandah at Tomago, NSW, c 1880's by an unknown artist
Mary Windeyer on the verandah at Tomago, NSW, c 1880's by an unknown artist
New South Wales State Repatriation Board, c.1920 by Frank Neish
New South Wales State Repatriation Board, c.1920 by Frank Neish
George Mealmaker, 1798  (printed c.1838) by John Kay
George Mealmaker, 1798 (printed c.1838) by John Kay
Rosalie Kunoth (Ngarla Kunoth), 1953 by an unknown artist
Rosalie Kunoth (Ngarla Kunoth), 1953 by an unknown artist
Brian Fitzpatrick, 1953 by Graeme Inson
Brian Fitzpatrick, 1953 by Graeme Inson
Dame Elizabeth Couchman, n.d. by Aileen Dent
Dame Elizabeth Couchman, n.d. by Aileen Dent
Bonita Mabo, 1994 (printed 2011) by Lorrie Graham
Bonita Mabo, 1994 (printed 2011) by Lorrie Graham
Faith Bandler, study, 2006 by Greg Warburton
Faith Bandler, study, 2006 by Greg Warburton
Charles Perkins, 1974 by an unknown artist after Frank Hinder
Charles Perkins, 1974 by an unknown artist after Frank Hinder
Jack Mundey, 1974 by an unknown artist after Frank Hinder
Jack Mundey, 1974 by an unknown artist after Frank Hinder
Mary Windeyer, c.1891 by Freeman Brothers
Mary Windeyer, c.1891 by Freeman Brothers
A Book about Australian Women, 1974 by Carol Jerrems, Virginia Fraser, Outback Press
A Book about Australian Women, 1974 by Carol Jerrems, Virginia Fraser, Outback Press