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Title

Fresh water swamp


Artist

Jarri

Australia

circa 1906 -

Language group

Jaminjung, Fitzmaurice region


Details


Place where the work was made

Wadeye (Port Keats) Northern Territory Australia


Date

1961


Media category

Bark painting


Materials used

natural pigments on bark


Dimensions

137.0 x 74.0 cm (irreg.)


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

Gift of Dr Stuart Scougall 1961


Location

Not on display


Accession number

IA25.1961


Artist information

Jarri

Works in the collection

1


Place

Where the work was made
Wadeye (Port Keats)

Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


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, 9 (colour illus.).

Tony Tuckson, Aboriginal and Melanesian art, Sydney, 1973, 8. cat.no. A22