Waterlily bulbs at Yathalamarra waterhole
Waterlily bulbs at Yathalamarra waterhole (the artist's mother's country). The waterlily is one of the main totems of the Balmbi people whose country is situated around a billabong at Yathalamarra. The bulbs are a valuable source of food in the dry season.
[Art Centre documentation]
natural pigments on bark
71.5 x 27.0 cm
Not on display
© Malangi Estate. Licensed by Aboriginal Artists Agency Ltd, Sydney.
Where the work was made
Shown in 1 exhibition
The Dreamers (2009-10), Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 09 May 2009–15 Aug 2010