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Title

Wagilag Sister story

circa 1959


Artist

Dawidi Djulwarak

Australia

1921 - 1970

Language group

Liyagalawumirr, Arnhem region


Details


Other Title

Wauwalag Sisters story


Date

circa 1959


Media category

Bark painting


Materials used

natural pigments on bark


Dimensions

75.0 x 37.0 cm (irreg.)


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

Gift of Dr Stuart Scougall 1960


Location

Not on display


Accession number

IA45.1960


Artist information

Dawidi Djulwarak

Artist profile

Works in the collection

7


Place

Where the work was made
Milingimbi

Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


  • 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

  • Bulada, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 23 Aug 1997–14 Dec 1997


Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


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, 42 (colour illus.).

Margo Neale, Yiribana: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander collection, Sydney, 1994, 42, 44 (colour illus.), 136, 139. plate no. 18