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Collection

Billy Stockman Tjapaltjarri

(Australia circa 1927 – )

Language group
Anmatyerr, Central Desert region
Title
Two quiet snakes dreaming
Place of origin
PapunyaNorthern TerritoryAustralia
Year
1972
Media category
Sculpture
Materials used
carved and painted wood
Dimensions

6.5 x 71.5 x 17.5 cm

Signature & date
Not signed. not dated.
Credit
Purchased 1996
Accession number
574.1996
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (3)

Geoffrey Bardon, Papunya Tula: Art of the Western Desert, Victoria, 1991, 71 (colour illus.).

Jonathan Cooper (Editor), The Art Gallery of New South Wales Bulletin, 'Yiribana Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Gallery', pg. 14-15, Sydney, May 1998-Jul 1998, 14 (colour illus.).

Hetti Perkins and Ken Watson, A material thing - objects from the collection, Sydney, 1999.

Exhibition history (3)

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

Bulada, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 23 Aug 1997–14 Dec 1997

A material thing - Objects from the collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 31 Aug 1998–09 Feb 1999