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Title

Mission boy dreams

(2006)


Artist

Roy Kennedy

Australia

1934 -

Language group

Wiradjuri, Southern Riverine region


About

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


Details


Place where the work was made

Sydney New South Wales Australia


Date

(2006)


Media category

Print


Materials used

etching


Dimensions

50.0 x 60.0 cm approx.


Signature & date

Signed l.r. beneath platemark, pencil "Roy D Kennedy". Not dated.


Credit

Mollie Gowing Acquisition Fund for Contemporary Aboriginal Art 2006


Location

Not on display


Accession number

50.2006


Artist information

Roy Kennedy

Artist profile

Works in the collection

12


Place

Where the work was made
Sydney

Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


Art Gallery of New South Wales, Art Gallery of New South Wales Annual Report 2006, 'Year in review: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander art', pg. 23-25, Sydney, 2006, 24.

Emma Glyde, Look, 'An education kit that hits home', pg. 30-31, Sydney, Jun 2014, 30 (colour illus.).