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Deborah Klein, Victoria, Australia

Leaves of Absence, archival pigment prints with cloth cover

Ed.2/10, 31 x 22.5 x 3 cm

$1,900. Acquired by Monash University

Deborah writes: Leaves of Absence explores the virtual absence of Chinese women from the Australian gold rushes. The leaves were sourced at the Victorian Goldfields town of Newstead. Each silhouette represents a memory of the women the Chinese miners were forced to leave behind, and in some cases would never see again.

 
     
 
 
 
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