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Collection

Djambawa Marawili

(Australia 1953 – )

Language group
Madarrpa, Arnhem region
Title
Source of fire
Place of origin
YirrkalaNorth-east Arnhem LandNorthern TerritoryAustralia
Year
2005
Media category
Bark painting
Materials used
natural pigments on eucalyptus bark
Dimensions

191.0 x 84.0 cm

Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Credit
Purchased with funds provided by the Aboriginal Collection Benefactors' Group 2005
Accession number
257.2005
Copyright
© Djambawa Marawili. Licensed by Buku-Larrnggay Mulka Art Centre
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (2)

Wally Caruana and Franchesca Cubillo, Australia, 'Country: Aboriginal art', pg. 40-89, London, 2013, 45, 57 (colour illus.). fig.no. 8

Marcia Langton and Bruno David, One sun one moon: Aboriginal art in Australia, 'Talking country: The concept of art in Yolngu culture', pg. 67-71, Sydney, 2007, 69 (colour illus.).

Exhibition history (3)

Asia Pacific Triennial of Contemporary Art: APT 2006, Queensland Art Gallery, South Brisbane, 01 Dec 2006–28 May 2007

One sun, one moon, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 03 Jul 2007–02 Dec 2007

Australia, Royal Academy of Arts, London, 21 Sep 2013–08 Dec 2013