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Title

A dreaming story

1961


Artist

Wandjuk Marika

Australia

circa 1930 - 16 Jun 1987

Language group

Rirratjingu, Arnhem region


Details


Other Title

A dream story


Date

1961


Media category

Bark painting


Materials used

natural pigments on bark


Dimensions

113.7 x 47.0 cm


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

Gift of Dr Stuart Scougall 1961


Location

Not on display


Accession number

IA20.1961


Artist information

Wandjuk Marika

Artist profile

Works in the collection

9


Place

Where the work was made
Yirrkala

Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


Bernice Murphy, Contemporary Australian painting, 'Aboriginal art', pg. 127-146, Sydney, 1990, 142, 143 (colour illus.). titled 'A Dream Story'