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Title

Lorrkkon

(circa 1986)


Artist

John Mawurndjul AM

Australia

1952 -

Language group

Kuninjku, Arnhem region


Details


Other Title

Log coffin


Date

(circa 1986)


Media category

Sculpture


Materials used

natural pigments on wood


Dimensions

224.5 x 16.0 cm :

0 - Whole, 16 cm

0 - Whole, 224.5 cm (88 3/8")


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1986


Location

Not on display


Accession number

243.1986


Artist information

John Mawurndjul AM

Artist profile

Works in the collection

26


Shown in 5 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 3 publications

Bibliography


Guido Magnaguagno (Director) and Bernhard Lüthi (Curator), "rarrk" John Mawurndjul: journey through time in northern Australia, Basel, 2005, 98 (colour illus.), 227.

Hetti Perkins, Crossing country: the alchemy of western Arnhem Land art, Sydney, 2004, 204 (colour illus.), 226.

Hetti Perkins and Ken Watson, A material thing - objects from the collection, Sydney, 1999.