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Bar scene Theme: Cities & Suburbs

Artist: Herbert BADHAM
Birth/Death: 1899–1961

Title: Bar scene

Credit Line: Orica Limited

Bar Scene 1940 is a beautifully observed study of the old-style Australian public bar - a place that reeked of stale beer and fags, where the lino was lifting from the floor and the walls were lined with those white ubiquitous tiles.

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