The card game
ID numberART90158
Collection typeArt
TitleThe card game
Measurementimage: 8 x 10 cm
Object typePrint
MakerMcDuff, Jennifer
Place madeAustralia: Tasmania, Launceston
Date made1992
Physical descriptionphoto-etching on paper with zinc etching plate and leather
CopyrightAWM Licensed copyright
DescriptionBarry John McDuff and daughter Catherine playing cards. Two 'identity discs' made from printing plates are beneath the photo etching. The work is commenting on the relationship of the Veteran with his family and the familiarity of Veterans with card games, gambling and similar activities, reflecting the enduring impact of the Vietnam war experience on soldiers and their families.