The uranium mine, Mt Painter

Place Oceania: Australia, South Australia
Accession Number ART23421
Collection type Art
Measurement Overall: 61.6 x 76.6 cm
Object type Painting
Physical description oil on canvas
Maker Ragless, Max
Place made Australia: South Australia
Date made August 1945
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain


The uranium mine at Mount Painter in the Northern Flinders Ranges in South Australia. At the time that this work was painted it was Australia's only uranium deposit and was directly linked with atomic research.