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An image of Lany'tjung - Banaidja Story by Munggurrawuy Yunupingu

Munggurrawuy Yunupingu

(Australia circa 1907 – 12 Apr 1979)

Language group
Gumatj, Arnhem region
Title
Lany'tjung - Banaidja Story
Other titles:
Laindjung - Banaidja myth
Lany'tjung - Barama myth
Place of origin
YirrkalaNorth-east Arnhem LandNorthern TerritoryAustralia
Year
1960
Media category
Bark painting
Materials used
natural pigments on bark
Dimensions

95.0 x 63.0 cm (irreg.)

Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Credit
Gift of Dr Stuart Scougall 1960
Accession number
IA27.1960
Copyright
© Estate of Munggurrawuy Yunupingu. licensed by Viscopy, Sydney.
Location
Not on display
Exhibition history (5)

Purchases and Acquisitions for 1960, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 22 Mar 1961–23 Apr 1961

Gamarada, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 15 Nov 1996–16 Feb 1997

Australian icons: twenty artists from the collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 04 Aug 2000–03 Dec 2000

ochre: bark paintings from the Collection (2000-01), Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 02 Nov 2000–06 May 2001

The Dreamers (2009-10), Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 09 May 2009–15 Aug 2010