Wagilag Sisters' Story
circa 1915 - 11 Jan 1970
Wauwalag sisters myth
natural pigments on bark
142.2 x 54.6 cm
Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Gift of Dr Stuart Scougall 1960
Where the work was made
Shown in 4 exhibitions
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
Wangarrtja: The Painters of the Wagilag Sisters, National Gallery of Australia, Parkes, 12 Sep 1997–16 Nov 1997
ochre: bark paintings from the Collection (2000-01), Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 02 Nov 2000–06 May 2001
Referenced in 1 publication
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, 32 (colour illus.).