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Collection

Tjimari

(Australia circa 1901 – )

Language group
Murrinh-Patha, Fitzmaurice region
Title
Bark painting (Totemic site, Ngakuma Da)
Place of origin
Wadeye (Port Keats)Northern TerritoryAustralia
Year
circa 1955
Media category
Bark painting
Materials used
natural pigments on bark
Dimensions

52.7 x 29.8 cm

Credit
Purchased 1959
Accession number
IA38.1959
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (3)

Tony Tuckson, Aboriginal and Melanesian art, Sydney, 1973, 8. cat.no. A25

Ronald M. Berndt, Australian Aboriginal art, Sydney, 1966, (illus.). plate no. 54

Frederick D. McCarthy, Australian Aboriginal art: bark paintings, carved figures, sacred and secular objects: an exhibition arranged by the State art galleries of Australia, 1960-1961, 'Introduction', pg. 7-17, Sydney, 1960, 31. cat.no. 89

Exhibition history (1)

Australian Aboriginal art: bark paintings, carved figures, sacred and secular objects: an exhibition arranged by the State art galleries of Australia, 1960-1961: