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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)

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

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

Exhibition history (1)

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