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Collection

Daingangan

(Australia circa 1892 – )

Language group
Gupapuyngu, Arnhem region
Title
Two Ancestors: A Dream prior to Circumcision
Other titles:
Two legendary ancestors, a dream prior to circumcision
Place of origin
Buckingham BayCentral Arnhem LandNorthern TerritoryAustralia
Year
1959
Media category
Bark painting
Materials used
natural pigments on bark
Dimensions

60.0 x 28.0 cm (irreg.)

Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Credit
Gift of Dr Stuart Scougall 1959
Accession number
IA40.1959
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (1)

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, 44 (colour illus.).

Exhibition history (1)

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