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Title

Hammer headed shark and fish

(1948)


Artist

Unknown

Australia


Details


Date

(1948)


Media category

Painting


Materials used

natural pigments on paper


Dimensions

58.4 x 45.3 cm image/sheet; 75.9 x 63.1 x 3.6 cm frame


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

Gift of the Commonwealth Government 1956


Location

Not on display


Accession number

9275


Artist information

Unknown

Works in the collection

514


Place

Where the work was made
Gunbalanya (Oenpelli)

Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


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.