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Title

Billabongs


Artist

Charles Mardigan

Australia

1926 - circa 1986

Language group

Marringarr, 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

63.2 x 37.8 cm


Credit

Gift of Dr Stuart Scougall 1961


Location

Not on display


Accession number

IA26.1961


Artist information

Charles Mardigan

Works in the collection

3


Place

Where the work was made
Wadeye (Port Keats)

Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


John Mundine and Renée Porter, Art Gallery of New South Wales handbook, 'Aboriginal and Melanesian', pg. 57-71, Sydney, 1988, 66 (illus.).

Tony Tuckson, Aboriginal and Melanesian art, Sydney, 1973, 8. cat.no. A27