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Collection

Indji Tharwul

(Australia circa 1900 – )

Language group
Murrinh-Patha, Fitzmaurice region
Title
Bark painting (The Garaphon story)
Place of origin
Wadeye (Port Keats)Northern TerritoryAustralia
Year
circa 1960s
Media category
Bark painting
Materials used
natural pigments on bark
Dimensions

90.8 x 64.2 cm

Credit
Purchased 1963
Accession number
IA2.1963
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (2)

Tony Tuckson, Aboriginal and Melanesian art, Sydney, 1973, 8. cat.no. A21

Margie West and Kim Barber, One sun one moon: Aboriginal art in Australia, ‘Dadirri: The art of the Wadeye-Eye region’, pg. 117-112, Sydney, 2007, 116 (colour illus.).

Exhibition history (2)

Aboriginal art show 1963, Farmer's Blaxland Gallery, Sydney, Mar 1963 -

One sun, one moon, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 03 Jul 2007–02 Dec 2007