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Darby Jampijinpa Ross

(Australia circa 1910 – 2005)

Language group
Warlpiri, Central Desert region

Jimija Spencer

(Australia 1908 – 1989)

Language group
Warlpiri, Central Desert region
Yankiri Jukurrpa (Emu dreaming)
Place of origin
YuendumuNorthern TerritoryAustralia
Cultural origin
Papunya Tula Movement
Media category
Materials used
synthetic polymer paint on cotton duck

90.0 x 173.4 x 4.0 cm stretcher

Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Gift of the Art Gallery Society of New South Wales 1995
Accession number
Not on display
Bibliography (4)

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, 70, 71 (colour illus.).

Bruce James, Art Gallery of New South Wales handbook, 'Australian Collection: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Art', pg. 208-241, Sydney, 1999, 226 (colour illus.).

Vivien Johnson, Painted Dreams, 'Collecting Western Desert Art - a personal view', pg. 8-13, Sydney, 1995, 11, 32, 33 (colour illus.), 46. plate no. 10

Judith Wright, Look, 'Building the Collection', pg. 6-7, South Yarra, Apr 1999, 7 (colour illus.).

Exhibition history (2)

Painted Dreams, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 1982–1982

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