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Collection

Kulprati

(Australia  – )

Language group
Anindilyakwa, Arnhem region
Title
Dinungkwulanguwa - Dugongs
Other titles:
Two dugongs
Dugongs
Dinungkwulanguwa (Dugongs)
Place of origin
Groote EylandtNorthern TerritoryAustralia
Year
1948
Media category
Bark painting
Materials used
natural pigments on bark
Dimensions

74.0 x 39.5 cm (irreg.)

Signature & date
Dated u.l. corner, black fibre-tipped pen ".../ 21.4.48/ ...". Not signed.
Credit
Gift of the Commonwealth Government 1956
Accession number
9261
Location
Yiribana Gallery
Bibliography (3)

Edmund Capon, Steven Miller, Tony Tuckson, James Scougall, Mollie Gowing, Harry Messel, Craig Brush, Ronald Fine, Alison Fine, Gordon Davies, Rosalind Davies, Christopher Hodges, Helen Eager, Rosemary Gow, Sandra Phillips, Daphne Wallace and Ken Watson, Gamarada, Sydney, 1996, 13 (colour illus.).

Jonathan Jones, Mountford Gifts: Works from the American-Australian scientific expedition to Arnhem Land 1948, 'Mountford Gifts: Works from the American-Australian scientific expedition to Arnhem Land 1948', pg. 1-5, Sydney, 2009, 3, 4,.

National Art Gallery of New South Wales, Purchases and Acquisitions for 1956 National Art Gallery of N.S.W., Sydney, 1956, 21. cat.no. 42; titled 'Dugongs'

Exhibition history (3)

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

Mountford Gifts: Works from the American Australian scientific expedition to Arnhem Land 1948, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 21 Mar 2009–03 Jun 2009

Our spirits lie in the water, 15 Nov 2014–01 Nov 2015