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Earth song
from the Earth song series 1969

type C photograph
16.6 × 25.4 cm (image and sheet)
typed on paper on support reverse u.c.: Skin blisters / to the acid of her children's spit
stamped in ink on support reverse c.: KINDLY ACKNOWLEDGE / Photography by / JOHN CATO / 125 COLLINS STREET, MELBOURNE 3000
inscribed in blue ballpoint pen on support reverse l.c.r.: Camera Nikon F / Lens Nikkor - S 5cm. / Film Ektachrome X / Processing Bond Colour Laboratories.
printed in ink on paper on accompanying card: Skin blisters / to the acid of her children's spit
Accession Number
Australian Photography
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased, 1971
© Courtesy of the artist's estate
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of Professor AGL Shaw AO Bequest
Gallery location
Not on display