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The thunder man. Cliffs N.W. of Yirrkala

circa 1960


Guŋuyuma Dhamarrandji


1916 – circa 1970

Language group: Djambarrpuyngu, Arnhem region

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  • Details

    Place where the work was made
    North-east Arnhem Land Northern Territory Australia
    circa 1960
    Media category
    Bark painting
    Materials used
    natural pigments on bark
    192.4 x 67.3 cm
    Gift of Dr Stuart Scougall 1960
    Not on display
    Accession number
    Artist information
    Guŋuyuma Dhamarrandji

    Works in the collection


  • Places

    Where the work was made

    North-east Arnhem Land

  • Exhibition history

    Shown in 2 exhibitions

  • Bibliography

    Referenced in 2 publications

    • Edmund Capon AM, OBE, Steven Miller, Tony Tuckson, James Scougall, Mollie Gowing, Harry Messel, Craig Brush, Ronald Fine, Alison Fine, Gordon Davies, Rosalind Davies, Christopher Hodges, Helen Eager, Rosemary Gow, Sandra Phillips, Daphne Wallace and Ken Watson, Gamarada, Sydney, 1996, 33 (colour illus.).

    • Emily Joyce Evans and Falk Wolf, Remembering forward: Australian Aboriginal painting since 1960, 'Bark paintings', pg. 102-123, Cologne, 2010, 108 (colour illus.), 118. cat.no. 48

Other works by Guŋuyuma Dhamarrandji