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Title

Barama and Lany'tjung: Yirritja creation story

circa 1963

Artist

Yaŋgarriny Wunuŋmurra

Australia

1932 - 14 Jan 2003

Language group

Dhalwangu, Arnhem region

  • Details

    Other Titles
    Sea scene
    Barama and Laindjang - Yirritja creation
    Place where the work was made
    Yirrkala North-east Arnhem Land Northern Territory Australia
    Date
    circa 1963
    Media category
    Bark painting
    Materials used
    natural pigments on bark
    Dimensions
    275.6 x 80.8 cm (irreg.)
    Signature & date

    Not signed. Not dated.

    Credit
    Gift of Dr Stuart Scougall 1964
    Location
    Not on display
    Accession number
    IA1.1964
    Copyright
    © Barama and Lany'tjung. Licensed by Buku-Larrnggay Mulka Art Centre

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    Artist information
    Yaŋgarriny Wunuŋmurra

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  • Places

    Where the work was made

    Yirrkala

  • Exhibition history

    Shown in 3 exhibitions

  • Bibliography

    Referenced in 4 publications