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Collection

Patrick Hayes

(Australia  – )

Language group
Western Arrernte, Central Desert region
Title
Bush onion
Place of origin
Alice SpringsNorthern TerritoryAustralia
Year
2005
Media category
Painting
Materials used
synthetic polymer paint on canvas
Dimensions

54.0 x 40.0 cm stretcher

Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Credit
Mollie Gowing Acquisition Fund for Contemporary Aboriginal Art 2006
Accession number
163.2006
Location
Not on display
Further information

The art centre documentation for 'Bush onion' states:

The yalke [bush onion] (the large circles) grows all over the soft earth, its roots (the lines) linking up underneath.

Bibliography (1)

Tangentyere Artists, Tangentyere artists: Town camps inaugural exhibition, Alice Springs, 2006, 12 (illus.).