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Title

Ghost of Purukupali

circa 1960

Artist

Mani Luki Wommatakimmi

Australia

circa 1905 - 1980

Language group

Tiwi, North region

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  • Details

    Place where the work was made
    Melville Island Northern Territory Australia
    Cultural origin
    Tiwi Islands
    Date
    circa 1960
    Media category
    Sculpture
    Materials used
    natural pigments on carved ironwood
    Dimensions
    58.0 x 15.0 cm
    Signature & date

    Not signed. Not dated.

    Credit
    Gift from the Keith Gow Collection 1996
    Location
    Not on display
    Accession number
    572.1996
    Copyright
    © Estate of Mani Luki Wommatakimmi
    Artist information
    Mani Luki Wommatakimmi

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  • Places

    Where the work was made

    Melville Island

  • Exhibition history

    Shown in 1 exhibition

    • Under the Stars, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 21 Mar 2020–07 Feb 2021