Two quiet snakes dreaming
Billy Stockman Tjapaltjarri
circa 1927 -
carved and painted wood
6.5 x 71.5 x 17.5 cm
Signature & date
Not signed. not dated.
Not on display
© Billy Stockman Tjapaltjarri. Licensed by Aboriginal Artists Agency, Sydney
Where the work was made
Shown in 4 exhibitions
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
The streets of Papunya, Galleries UNSW, Paddington, 05 Sep 2015–07 Nov 2015
Referenced in 3 publications
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.