Anthropologist Percy Leason thought he was painting the extinction of Victoria’s Indigenous people in the 1930s. He was wrong, but his portraits, part of a new exhibition at the National Gallery of Victoria, are surprisingly sympathetic. Detail from Percy Leason, Thomas Essay on painting art, 1934, oil on canvas, 76.
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Benjamin, the last recorded Tasmanian thylacine. Two years before the passing of the last Tasmanian tiger, artist and illustrator Percy Leason painted 46 portraits of Aboriginal people from Lake Tyers mission in Victoria. Leason’s motivation to paint may have been rooted in salvage anthropology, but the images themselves have more to offer than a practical, ethnographic record. Leason’s portraits are a window in time. They speak of a period when people were categorised by their blood. Light-skinned Aboriginal people frequently have their authenticity questioned and their identity challenged. Of course, this too represents a kind of extinction.
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