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Title

Saltwater dreaming of the Warramirri - Munyuku


Artist

attrib. Gambali Ŋurruwuthun

Australia

circa 1940 -

Language group

Munyuku, Arnhem region


Details


Other Title

Saltwater dreaming


Media category

Bark painting


Materials used

natural pigments on bark


Dimensions

81.0 x 35.0 cm


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

Gift of Harry Messel 1988


Location

Not on display


Accession number

50.1988


Artist information

attrib. Gambali Ŋurruwuthun

Works in the collection

1


Place

Where the work was made
Yirrkala

Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


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


Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


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, 58 (colour illus.).