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An image of Wagilag Sister story by Dawidi Djulwarak

Dawidi Djulwarak

(Australia 1921 – 1970)

Language group
Liyagalawumirr, Arnhem region
Wagilag Sister story
Other titles:
Wauwalag Sisters story
Place of origin
MilingimbiCentral Arnhem LandNorthern TerritoryAustralia
circa 1959
Media category
Bark painting
Materials used
natural pigments on bark

75.0 x 37.0 cm (irreg.)

Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Gift of Dr Stuart Scougall 1960
Accession number
© Estate of Dawidi Djulwarak/Bula'bula Arts. Licensed by Aboriginal Artists Agency Ltd
Not on display
Bibliography (2)

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

Exhibition history (3)

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