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Poignant, Axel

Overview
Works: 292 works in 343 publications in 4 languages and 1,516 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Pictorial works  Biography  Art  Exhibition catalogs  History  Fiction  Photographs 
Roles: Photographer
Classifications: QL338, 591.994
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Animals of Australia by Axel Poignant ( Book )
6 editions published between 1965 and 1967 in English and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Photographs, drawings, and text document the discovery and observations of the kangaroo, koala bear, platypus, black swan, emu, and other unique animals native only to Australia
Bush walkabout by Axel Poignant ( Book )
3 editions published between 1972 and 1975 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Photographs accompany the account of the adventures of two Aborigine children who wander into the bush and become lost
Kaleku by Axel Poignant ( Book )
6 editions published between 1972 and 1975 in 3 languages and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Text and photographs describe the home, family, daily life, and customs of a brother and sister living in Gumine in the New Guinea highlands
Encounter at Nagalarramba by Roslyn Poignant ( Book )
4 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The improbable kangaroo, and other Australian animals by Axel Poignant ( Book )
8 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Piccaninny walkabout : a story of two aboriginal children by Axel Poignant ( Book )
11 editions published between 1957 and 1971 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bush walkabout by Axel Poignant ( Book )
3 editions published in 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Children of Oropiro by Axel Poignant ( Book )
1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mangrove Creek 1951 : a day with the Hawkesbury River postman by Axel Poignant ( Book )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bush animals of Australia by Axel Poignant ( Book )
in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Piccaninny walkabout by Axel Poignant ( Book )
3 editions published between 1957 and 1958 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An adventure that describes the home, family, daily life, and customs of a brother and sister living in Arnhem Land on the north coast of Australia
Namatjira the painter ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Albert Namatjira's life in Central Australia is shown together with his art and surroundings. Describes his life at Hermansburg Mission, his introduction to painting and his influence on young men of the Aranda resulting from his success
Kalékou, l'enfant de la Nouvelle-Guinée by Axel Poignant ( Book )
3 editions published in 1973 in French and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Indigenous connections Sidney Nolan's Rite of Spring ( )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Forty five years after the London premiere of The Rite of Spring, Indigenous Connnections chronicles these convergences ; the serendipitous recording by an Australian photographer of the coming together of a Russian composer, a British choreographer and an Australian painter : three remarkable talents of the 20th century
The Praxiteles marble group in Olympia by Oscar Antonsson ( Book )
3 editions published in 1937 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lost conversations, recovered archives by Roslyn Poignant ( )
1 edition published in 1998 in Undetermined and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A talk given in the 1995 Eric Johnston Lecture. Includes Roslyn Poignant's late husband Axels' photographic trips to the Northern Territory, in particular the making of the film Namatjira the painter in 1946, and his six week stay in Arnhem Land in 1952
The analogy between God and the world : an investigation of its background and interpretation of its use by Thomas of Aquino by Hampus Lyttkens ( Book )
3 editions published in 1953 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Story of a city life in the steel city of Newcastle in the 1940s ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1945 and 2012 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Australia's Newcastle, like its British counterpart, developed into a large city that still retains its essential mining atmosphere. The great steel industry 'which feeds on its black gold' is shown in full blast. But Story of a City reaches beyond coal, steel and the activities of a great port and into the lives of the people of Newcastle. It explores not only th emines and the mills but moves into the dwellings and working places and out into the stunning narural surroundings where they spend their leisure time."--Cover
Down in the forest ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1953 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shows kangaroos and other native Australian marsupials in their natural surroundings
Pukumani dancers in ceremony, Melville Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, October 1948, 2 by Axel Poignant ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1948 and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Audience level: 0.19 (from 0.00 for Indigenous ... to 0.88 for The Praxit ...)
Alternative Names
Poignant, Harald Emil Axel
Languages
English (68)
French (4)
Danish (1)
Swedish (1)
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