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Title

Gamerre – What’s This Museum?

2004


Artist

Rusty Peters

Australia

1935 -

Language group

Gija, Kimberley region


Details


Cultural origin

Gija, East Kimberly


Date

2004


Media category

Painting


Materials used

triptych: natural pigment with acrylic binder on Belgian linen canvas


Dimensions

180.0 x 450.0 cm :

a - left panel, 180 x 150 cm

b - centre panel, 180 x 150 cm

c - right panel, 180 x 150 cm


Signature & date

Part a: Signed u.r., verso, texta 'RUSTY PETERS'. Not dated.
Part b: Signed u.l., verso, texta 'RUSTY PETERS'. Not dated.
Part c: Signed u.l., verso, texta 'RUSTY PETERS'. Not dated.


Credit

Gift of Helen Johns, Judith O'Callaghan, Simeon Kronenberg, Diane Appleby, Lou Ewins and Vaughan Rees 2018. Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program


Location

Not on display


Accession number

28.2018.a-c


Artist information

Rusty Peters

Artist profile

Works in the collection

9


Place

Where the work was made
Warmun (Turkey Creek)

Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


  • Where We All Live, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 30 Nov 2019–09 Feb 2020