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Title

The Wild Honey, Koko - Hive of wild honey


Artist

Unknown

Australia


Details


Other Title

Hive of wild honey


Date

1948


Media category

Painting


Materials used

natural pigments on paper


Dimensions

58.1 x 45.7 cm


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

Gift of the Commonwealth Government 1956


Location

Not on display


Accession number

9284


Artist information

Unknown

Works in the collection

514


Place

Where the work was made
Milingimbi

Shown in 4 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 5 publications

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.

Steven Miller, One sun one moon: Aboriginal art in Australia, ‘Cultural capital: Key moments in the collecting of Australian Indigenous art’, pg. 29-41, Sydney, 2007, 30 (colour illus.).

Margo Neale, Yiribana: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander collection, Sydney, 1994, 26, 27 (colour illus.), 136, 139. plate no. 10

Margo Neale, Yiribana, Sydney, 1994, 4 (colour illus.).

Hetti Perkins and Ken Watson, A material thing - objects from the collection, Sydney, 1999.