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Title

Kundaagi's father

(early 1970s)

Artist

Yirawala

Australia

1903 - 17 Apr 1976

Language group

Kuninjku, Arnhem region

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  • Details

    Other Title
    Magico-religious, sacred and secret
    Place where the work was made
    Western Arnhem Land Northern Territory Australia
    Date
    (early 1970s)
    Media category
    Bark painting
    Materials used
    natural pigments on bark
    Dimensions
    42.0 cm x 64.0 cm
    Signature & date

    Not signed. Not dated.

    Credit
    Gift of Qantas 1996
    Location
    Not on display
    Accession number
    681.1996
    Copyright
    Unable to display image due to cultural restrictions © Estate of Yirawala. Licensed by Copyright Agency.
    Artist information
    Yirawala

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    This work represents the sacred Maraian Ceremony of the Kunwinjku clan of Western Arnhem Land.

  • Places

    Where the work was made

    Western Arnhem Land

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