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Title

Dreaming for Muramura

1959


Artist

Gunguyuma

Australia

1916 - circa 1970

Language group

Djambarrpuyngu, Arnhem region


Details


Date

1959


Media category

Bark painting


Materials used

natural pigments on bark


Dimensions

125.7 x 55.9 cm


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

Gift of Dr Stuart Scougall 1959


Location

Not on display


Accession number

IA59.1959


Artist information

Gunguyuma

Works in the collection

3


Place

Where the work was made
Yirrkala

Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


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, 33 (colour illus.).

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, 29. cat.no. 75