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An image of Hills of Durham, Rover Country by Rover Thomas

Rover Thomas

(Australia 1926 – 11 Apr 1998)

Language group
Wangkujunga, Western Desert region , Kukatja, Western Desert region
Title
Hills of Durham, Rover Country
Other titles:
Hills of Dunham Rover Country
Dunham River country
Place of origin
Warmun (Turkey Creek)East KimberleyWestern AustraliaAustralia
Year
1984
Media category
Painting
Materials used
natural pigments, bush gum on plywood
Dimensions

180.7 x 90.7 cm board

Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Credit
Purchased under the terms of the Florence Turner Blake Bequest 1995
Accession number
97.1995
Copyright
© Estate of Rover Thomas. Warmun Art Centre
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (3)

Belinda Carrigan (Editor), Rover Thomas: I want to paint, East Perth, 2003, 77.

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

Jill Sykes (Editor), Look, 'True stories', pg. 12, Newtown, Dec 2002-Jan 2003, 12 (colour illus.).

Exhibition history (2)

A material thing - Objects from the collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 31 Aug 1998–09 Feb 1999

Title Deeds: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Works from the Collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 05 Jul 2000–05 Nov 2000