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Footballer 21 Theme: At Ease

Artist: Grant HOBSON
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Title: Footballer 21

Credit Line: Monash Gallery of Art collection

Footballer 21 comes from Grant Hobson's 1988 series of 10 images titled Transcending Toughness. This image encapsulates the long-standing status of footballers as real Aussie champions; it was made at a time when the Australian Bicentennial focused attention on definitions of national identity.

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