Macassans with trepan
circa 1917 - 1974
Bunungu Macassans with trepang
natural pigments on paper
58.0 x 45.4 cm image/sheet; 75.8 x 63.1 x 3.5 cm frame
Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Gift of the Commonwealth Government 1956
Not on display
Where the work was made
Shown in 2 exhibitions
Gamarada, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 15 Nov 1996–16 Feb 1997
Mountford Gifts: Works from the American Australian scientific expedition to Arnhem Land 1948, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 21 Mar 2009–03 Jun 2009
Referenced in 2 publications
Jonathan Jones, Mountford Gifts: Works from the American-Australian scientific expedition to Arnhem Land 1948, 'Mountford Gifts: Works from the American-Australian scientific expedition to Arnhem Land 1948', pg. 1-5, Sydney, 2009, 3.
Tony Tuckson, Christopher Hodges and Helen Eager, Gamarada, Sydney, 1996, 15 (colour illus.).