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Collection

Dr David Malangi

(Australia 1927 – 19 Jun 1999)

Language group
Manyarrngu, Arnhem region
Title
Badurru - Hollow Log / Bone Coffin
Place of origin
Central Arnhem LandNorthern TerritoryAustralia
Year
1989
Media category
Sculpture
Materials used
natural pigments on stringybark tree trunk, fixed by Aquadhere
Dimensions

300.5 x 20.0 cm

Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Credit
Purchased 1989
Accession number
363.1989
Copyright
© Estate of Dr David Malangi. licensed by Viscopy, Sydney
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (2)

John Mundine and Renée Porter, Art Gallery of New South Wales Handbook, 'Aboriginal and Melanesian', pg. 57-71, Sydney, 1988, 64, 65 (illus.).

Hetti Perkins and Ken Watson, A material thing - objects from the collection, Sydney, 1999.

Exhibition history (1)

A material thing - Objects from the collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 31 Aug 1998–09 Feb 1999