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An image of Aboriginal burial ground III by Sali Herman

Sali Herman

(Switzerland, Australia 12 Feb 1898 – 03 Apr 1993)

Title
Aboriginal burial ground III
Year
1961-1963
Media category
Painting
Materials used
oil on canvas
Dimensions

91.7 x 137.5 cm stretcher; 102.6 x 148.0 x 5.0 cm frame

Signature & date
Signed l.l. corner, black oil "S. Herman, 61-63".
Credit
Gift of the artist 1971
Accession number
66.1971
Copyright
© Sali Herman Estate
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (5)

Deutscher-Menzies, Sydney and Lawson-Menzies, Deutscher-Menzies & Lawson-Menzies, Sydney: Fine art auction - 10 December 2008, Sydney, 2008, 102 (colour illus.). Related work lot no. 73; titled 'Aboriginal Burial Ground' 1960;

Daena Murray, The sound of the sky, Darwin, 2006, 108, 109 (colour illus.). figure no. 110

Daena Murray, The sound of the sky: the Northern Territory in Australian art, Darwin, 2006, 16. cat.no. 96

Barry Pearce, Sali Herman, 'Introduction', pg. 6-13, Sydney, 1981, 12, 75 (illus.). cat.no. 83

Daniel Thomas, Sali Herman, Sydney, (colour illus.).

Exhibition history (2)

Sali Herman retrospective:

The sound of the sky: the Northern Territory in Australian art, Museum and Art Galleries of the Northern Territory, Darwin, 08 Apr 2006–16 Jul 2006