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Title

Snake dreaming

1984

Artist

Timmy Payungka Tjapangati

Australia

circa 1940 – 07 May 2000

Language group: Pintupi, Western Desert region

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  • Details

    Place where the work was made
    Kiwirrkura Central and Western Desert Northern Territory Australia
    Cultural origin
    Papunya Tula Movement
    Date
    1984
    Media category
    Painting
    Materials used
    synthetic polymer paint on canvas
    Dimensions
    123 x 76.5 x 2.2 cm stretcher
    Signature & date

    Not signed. Not dated.

    Credit
    Gift of the Art Gallery Society of New South Wales 1995
    Location
    Not on display
    Accession number
    485.1995
    Copyright
    © Estate of Timmy Payungka Tjapangati. Licensed by Aboriginal Artists Agency Ltd

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    Works in the collection

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  • Exhibition history

    Shown in 3 exhibitions

    • Painted Dreams, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 1982–1982

    • Gamarada, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 15 Nov 1996–16 Feb 1997

    • Bulada, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 23 Aug 1997–14 Dec 1997

  • Bibliography

    Referenced in 3 publications

    • Vivien Johnson, Painted Dreams, 'Collecting Western Desert Art - a personal view', pg. 8-13, Sydney, 1995, 10, 28, 29 (colour illus.,), 46. plate no. 8

    • Vivien Johnson, Lives of the Papunya Tula Artists, 'Timmy Payungka Tjapangati', pg. 47-50, Northern Territory, 2008, 47 (colour illus.). NOTE: In this book the painting is reproduced with a different orientation.

    • Wendy Symonds (Editor), Look, 'The Festival of the Dreaming', pg. 22-23, Heidelberg, Sep 1997, 23 (illus.).

Other works by Timmy Payungka Tjapangati

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