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Collection

Mick Magani

(Australia 1920 – 1984)

Language group
Mildjingi, Arnhem region
Title
Sea bird
Place of origin
Central Arnhem LandNorthern TerritoryAustralia
Year
1960
Media category
Sculpture
Materials used
paper bark, string, wood, feathers, colours: red, yellow, white
Dimensions

38.1 h x 8.9 w

Credit
Gift of Dr Stuart Scougall 1960
Accession number
IA77.1960
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (2)

Hetti Perkins and Ken Watson, A material thing - objects from the collection, Sydney, 1999, 4 (colour illus.).

Margie West, One sun one moon: Aboriginal art in Australia, ‘Woven meaning: The continuity of Aboriginal fibre art’, pg. 271-275, Sydney, 2007, 270 (colour illus.).

Exhibition history (1)

Purchases and Acquisitions for 1960, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 22 Mar 1961–23 Apr 1961