Mission boy dreams
The artist's statement reads:
From far back I can remember I've always been wondering when we would have our own homes and 70 years on I am still wondering.
Roy Kennedy, 2006
© Art Gallery of New South Wales, 2006
50.0 x 60.0 cm approx.
Signature & date
Signed l.r. beneath platemark, pencil "Roy D Kennedy". Not dated.
Mollie Gowing Acquisition Fund for Contemporary Aboriginal Art 2006
© Roy Kennedy
Where the work was made
Shown in 4 exhibitions
Country Culture Community (2008-09), Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 12 Nov 2008–19 Apr 2009
Home: Aboriginal Art from NSW, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 09 Jun 2012–02 Dec 2012
Birabahn and Thelkeld: Mission Life at LMCAG, Lake Macquarie City Art Gallery, Booragul, 04 Sep 2015–11 Oct 2015
Murruwaygu: following in the footsteps of our ancestors, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 28 Nov 2015–21 Feb 2016