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Title

Macassans with trepan

1948


Artist

Bununggu Yunupingu

Australia

circa 1917 - 1974

Language group

Gumatj, Arnhem region


Details


Other Title

Bunungu Macassans with trepang


Date

1948


Media category

Painting


Materials used

natural pigments on paper


Dimensions

58.0 x 45.4 cm image/sheet; 75.8 x 63.1 x 3.5 cm frame


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

Gift of the Commonwealth Government 1956


Location

Not on display


Accession number

9272


Artist information

Bununggu Yunupingu

Works in the collection

5


Place

Where the work was made
Yirrkala

Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


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.

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, 15 (colour illus.).