Ghosts in the machine

Anonymous photographs

The most prolific and the most eclectic artists of the 20th century are unknown photographers. In the last 15 years a number of collectors have acquired remarkable collections of amateur photographs.

Art Exhibition previously on at Art Gallery of New South Wales in Sydney precinct, New South Wales, Australia.
From Thursday 10 April 2008 to Wednesday 16 July 2008

Two nude ladies in bush c1930s image

Published by Art Gallery of New South Wales on Tuesday 15 April 2008.
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These images discarded for unknown reasons have sometimes found a home where their failures become successes and the moments which they record have assumed an importance because of the discerning eye of their rescuer.