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Title

The Wanambi Legend, Rainbow serpent

1969


Artist

attrib. Gurruwiwi Mithinarri

Australia

1929 - 01 Nov 1976

Language group

Galpu, Arnhem region


Details


Date

1969


Media category

Bark painting


Materials used

natural pigments on bark


Dimensions

97.8 x 39.4 cm


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1969


Location

Not on display


Accession number

IA3.1969


Artist information

attrib. Gurruwiwi Mithinarri

Works in the collection

1


Place

Where the work was made
Yirrkala

Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


  • Bulada, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 23 Aug 1997–14 Dec 1997