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An image of Awelye (For the mountain devil lizard) by Ada Bird Petyarre

Ada Bird Petyarre

(Australia circa 1930 – )

Language group
Anmatyerr, Central Desert region , Alyawarr, Central Desert region
Title
Awelye (For the mountain devil lizard)
Place of origin
UtopiaNorthern TerritoryAustralia
Year
1994
Media category
Painting
Materials used
synthetic polymer paint on polycotton
Dimensions

206.2 x 182.0 x 3.0 cm stretcher

Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Credit
Mollie Gowing Acquisition Fund for Contemporary Aboriginal Art 1994
Accession number
212.1994
Copyright
© Ada Petyarre Petyarre. Licensed by Viscopy, Australia
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (3)

Board of Studies of New South Wales, Aboriginal Perspective- History Teaching Kit, Sydney, 1995, 14,27,49,53,56,63,93,113. PS Worksheet 287

Edmund Capon, Steven Miller, Tony Tuckson, James Scougall, Mollie Gowing, Harry Messel, Craig Brush, Ronald Fine, Alison Fine, Gordon Davies, Rosalind Davies, Christopher Hodges, Helen Eager, Rosemary Gow, Sandra Phillips, Daphne Wallace and Ken Watson, Gamarada, Sydney, 1996, 47 (colour illus.).

Margo Neale, Yiribana: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander collection, Sydney, 1994, 106, 107 (colour illus.), 138, 139. plate no. 51