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Title

Airlift to Darwin Hospital

2008

Artist

Nyapanyapa Yunupingu

Australia

circa 1945 -

Language group

Gumatj, Arnhem region

  • Details

    Date
    2008
    Media category
    Bark painting
    Materials used
    natural pigments on bark
    Dimensions
    53.0 x 165.0 cm
    Credit
    Annette Margaret Dupree Bequest Fund 2008
    Location
    Not on display
    Accession number
    357.2008
    Copyright
    © Nyapanyapa Yunupingu, Buku-Larrnggay Mulka Centre, Yirrkala

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    Nyapanyapa Yunupiŋu's paintings are truly unique, both in their subject matter and in their execution. Rather than depict ancestral stories she has inherited from her family, Yunupiŋu focuses on actual events from her own life and renders these in animated detail in her works.

  • Exhibition history

    Shown in 1 exhibition

  • Bibliography

    Referenced in 1 publication

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