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Collection

George Gajalanga

(Australia 1895 – 15 Oct 1965)

Language group
Kunwinjku, Arnhem region
Title
Snake & Goanna
Place of origin
Gunbalanya (Oenpelli)Western Arnhem LandNorthern TerritoryAustralia
Year
circa 1965
Media category
Bark painting
Materials used
natural pigments on bark
Dimensions

120.5 x 82.5 cm (irreg.)

Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Credit
Purchased 1965
Accession number
IA5.1965
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (2)

Wendy Symonds (Editor), Look, 'The Festival of the Dreaming', pg. 22-23, Heidelberg, Sep 1997, 23 (illus.).

Editor Unknown (Editor), Art Gallery of New South Wales picturebook, Sydney, 1972, 143 (colour illus.).

Exhibition history (3)

Purchases and Acquisitions for 1965, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 09 Mar 1966–03 Apr 1966

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

Title Deeds: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Works from the Collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 05 Jul 2000–05 Nov 2000