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Big John Dodo

(Australia 1910 – )

Language group
Karajarri, Kimberley region
Maparn, doctor man
Place of origin
Eighty Mile BeachBroomeWestern AustraliaAustralia
circa 1985
Media category
Materials used
natural pigments on carved sandstone

30.0 x 13.0 x 20.0 cm

Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Gift of Dr Ronald and Alison Fine 1994
Accession number
Not on display
Bibliography (2)

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, 68, 69 (colour illus.).

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

Exhibition history (3)

Gamarada, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 15 Nov 1996–16 Feb 1997

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

The possibilities of Portraiture, National Portrait Gallery [Old Parliament House], Canberra, 04 Mar 1999–20 Jun 1999

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