Emu egg hunt
Emu kill Emu egg hunting
sandstone carving, coloured with natural pigments
13.6 x 16.7 x 6.2 cm
Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Gift of Margaret Preston 1948
Not on display
Shown in 2 exhibitions
Referenced in 5 publications
Hetti Perkins and Ken Watson, Aboriginal art collections: highlights from Australia's public museums and galleries, 'Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney', pg. 40-45, Sydney, 2001, 41.
Edmund Capon, Unknown, Tony Tuckson, Unknown, Unknown, Unknown, Unknown, Unknown, Unknown, Unknown, Unknown, Christopher Hodges, Helen Eager, Unknown, Unknown, Daphne Wallace and Unknown, Gamarada, Sydney, 1996, 11 (colour illus.).
Hetti Perkins and Unknown, A material thing - objects from the collection, Sydney, 1999, 1.
Unknown (Editor), Heritage: The national women's art book, Sydney, 1995, 107 (illus. colour), 108. cat.no. 175. Entry by Joan Kerr. Biography by Joan Kerr pg. 413.
Margo Neale, Yiribana: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander collection, Sydney, 1994, 20, 21 (colour illus.), 138, 139. plate no. 4