The last photos of Ned Kelly were taken by the official Melbourne Gaol photographer, Charles Nettleton on November 10, 1880, the day before Ned’s execution. In this full-length study, Ned holds the cord attached to his leg irons to disguise the withering of his wounded left arm and rests a fist on his hip to mask a crippled hand.

~ The last photos of Ned Kelly were taken by the official Melbourne Gaol photographer, Charles Nettleton on November the day before Ned’s execution. In this full-length study, Ned holds the cord attached to his leg irons to disguise the witherin

1873 Prison portrait of Ned Kelly at 19 years old (Ned Kelly Australia's most well-known and mythical bushranger)

Anton Yelnich Irish-Australian outlaw Ned Kelly, age fifteen, c. (National Museum of Australia-Canberra)

Sidney Nolan Ned Kelly 1946  National Gallery of Australia, Canberra Gift of Sunday Reed 1977

Sidney Nolan Ned Kelly 1946 National Gallery of Australia, Canberra Gift of Sunday Reed 1977

Sir Sidney Nolan - Landscape, 1978-9.  © The estate of Sir Sidney Nolan.  From the series Ned Kelly II.

Sir Sidney Nolan: Landscape I've always loved Nolan's explorations of the Ned Kelly myth. In a number of paintings, Kelly appears to be an empty suit waiting to be populated with our own imaginings.

Armour worn by the Kelly gang. Left to right: Ned Kelly, 1879; Joseph Byrne, 1879; Dan Kelly, 1879; Steve Hart, 1879.

Armour worn by the Kelly gang. Left to right: Ned Kelly, Joseph Byrne, Dan Kelly, Steve Hart,

Australian Artist Sidney Nolan painted a series on Ned Kelly

After Glenrowan Siege (Second Ned Kelly series). Enamel on composition board. Benjamin Scharps and David Scharps Fund.

The most infamous bushranger, Ned Kelly...both celebrated and reviled...a product of  harsh times. His final words before being hanged were "Such is Life".

November 11 Ned Kelly the "Irish" bushranger and Australian folk hero is hanged in Melbourne.

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