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Rusty Peters

(Australia 1935 – )

Language group
Gija, Kimberley region
Title
Chinaman's Garden Massacre
Place of origin
Warmun (Turkey Creek)East KimberleyWestern AustraliaAustralia
Cultural origin
Bow River Community (Turkey Creek) Western Australia
Year
2000
Media category
Painting
Materials used
natural pigments on linen canvas
Dimensions

150.0 x 180.2 cm stretcher

Credit
Purchased with funds provided by J.S. Watkins Memorial Fund 2001
Accession number
13.2001
Copyright
© Rusty Peters. Warmun Arts Centre
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (3)

Tony Oliver, Blood on the spinifex, 'Blood on the spinifex', pg. 6-14, Melbourne, 2002, 54, 55 (colour illus.), 56. cat.no. 11

Hetti Perkins, Art + soul: a journey into the world of Aboriginal art, 'Bitter + Sweet', pg. 174-239, Carlton, 2010, 194-195 (colour illus.), 196, 281.

Cara Pinchbeck, Look, 'The Dreamers: Artists who revolutionised Aboriginal art', pg. 24-27, Newtown, Aug 2009, 24-25 (colour illus.), 26.

Exhibition history (2)

Blood on the spinifex, The Ian Potter Museum of Art, Parkville, 14 Dec 2002–16 Mar 2003

The Dreamers (2009-10), Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 09 May 2009–15 Aug 2010