- Place where the work was made
New South Wales
- circa 1939
- Media category
- Materials used
- assorted shells, blue velvet, cardboard
- 10.0 x 17.0 x 4.5 cm
- Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
- Gift of Alan Lloyd 1995
- Not on display
- Accession number
- © the artist
- Artist information
Works in the collection
Where the work was made
Shown in 6 exhibitions
Gamarada, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 15 Nov 1996–16 Feb 1997
A material thing - Objects from the collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 31 Aug 1998–09 Feb 1999
One sun, one moon, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 03 Jul 2007–02 Dec 2007
Country Culture Community (2008-09), Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 12 Nov 2008–19 Apr 2009
Australian Collection Focus: 'La Per: an Aboriginal seaside story' (2010), Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 16 Jul 2010–10 Oct 2010
Our spirits lie in the water, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 15 Nov 2014–01 Nov 2015
Referenced in 7 publications
Edmund Capon AM, OBE, 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, 4 (colour illus.).
Grace Cochrane, One sun one moon: Aboriginal art in Australia, 'Cross-over: Two-way influences in contemporary Indigenous design', pg. 261-269, Sydney, 2007, 260 (colour illus.).
Bruce James, Art Gallery of New South Wales handbook, 'Australian Collection: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Art', pg. 208-241, Sydney, 1999, 210 (colour illus.).
Jonathan Jones, La Per: An Aboriginal seaside story, 'Back into the Shadows', pg. 5-8, Sydney, 2010, 1 (colour illus.).
Margo Neale, Yiribana: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander collection, Sydney, 1994, 8, 9 (colour illus.), 136, 139.
Hetti Perkins and Ken Watson, A material thing - objects from the collection, Sydney, 1999, 1.
Geoff Scott (Director), New South Wales Department of Aboriginal Affairs, Sydney, 1998, cover (colour illus.).
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