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attrib. Ngurruwuthun Gambali

(Australia circa 1940 – )

Language group
Munyuku, Arnhem region
Saltwater dreaming of the Warramirri - Munyuku
Other titles:
Saltwater dreaming
Place of origin
YirrkalaNorth-east Arnhem LandNorthern TerritoryAustralia
Media category
Bark painting
Materials used
natural pigments on bark

81.0 x 35.0 cm

Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Gift of Harry Messel 1988
Accession number
Not on display
Bibliography (1)

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, 58 (colour illus.).

Exhibition history (1)

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

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