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Collection

Walangkura Napanangka

(Australia circa 1946 – )

Language group
Pintupi, Western Desert region
Title
Rockhole at Yarangna
Place of origin
Central and Western DesertNorthern TerritoryAustralia
Year
1996
Media category
Painting
Materials used
synthetic polymer paint on linen canvas
Dimensions

107.0 x 28.0 cm

Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Credit
Mollie Gowing Acquisition Fund for Contemporary Aboriginal Art 1997
Accession number
66.1997
Location
Not on display
Further information

This painting depicts the rock hole site of Yarangna to the west of the Kintore Community. This is a ceremonial site for women who gather to sing the songs and perform the dances associated with the site. Several types of edible berries grow in profusion in this area.

Documentation Card, Papunya Tula Artists Pty Ltd, 1996

Exhibition history (1)

Papunya Women, Utopia Art Sydney, Waterloo, 16 Nov 1996–14 Dec 1996