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Collection

Fred Untjima Forbes

(Australia  – )

Language group
Ngaatjatjara, Southern Desert region
Title
Wati Kutju
Place of origin
Papulankutja (Blackstone)Gibson DesertWestern AustraliaAustralia
Year
(2004)
Media category
Painting
Materials used
synthetic polymer paint on canvas
Dimensions

152.0 x 75.0 cm stretcher

Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Credit
Purchased with funds provided by the Aboriginal Collection Benefactors' Group 2006
Accession number
5.2006
Location
Not on display
Further information

The Papulankutja Artists documentation for the work states:

This is the story of Warlawurru, the Eagle Hawk Man. In this painting he is flying back and forth over country looking from nest to nest.

© Australian Art Department, Art Gallery of New South Wales, 2006

Exhibition history (1)

Senior artists from the communities of Blackstone and Patjarr, Aboriginal and Pacific Art, Waterloo, 29 Oct 2005–19 Nov 2005