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Title

Wandjina figure with turtles

1962


Artist

Unknown

Australia


Details


Other Title

Turtle and fish


Place where the work was made

Kimberley Western Australia Australia


Date

1962


Media category

Bark painting


Materials used

natural pigments on bark


Dimensions

77.0 x 56.5 cm (irreg.)


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

Gift of Dr Stuart Scougall 1962


Location

Not on display


Accession number

IA166.1962


Artist information

Unknown

Works in the collection

595


Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


Tony Tuckson, Aboriginal and Melanesian art, Sydney, 1973, 7. cat.no. A16