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Title

Figure with boomerangs, spears and spear-throwers

circa 1960


Artist

Binyinyuwuy Djarrankuykuy

Australia

1928 - 1982

Language group

Djambarrpuyungu, Arnhem region


Details


Date

circa 1960


Media category

Bark painting


Materials used

natural pigments on bark


Dimensions

68.6 x 26.0 cm


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

Gift of Dr Stuart Scougall 1960


Location

Not on display


Accession number

IA49.1960


Artist information

Binyinyuwuy Djarrankuykuy

Artist profile

Works in the collection

16


Place

Where the work was made
Milingimbi

Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


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, 44 (colour illus.).

Cara Pinchbeck, Lindy Allen and Louise Hamby, Art from Milingimbi, Sydney, 2016, 49 (colour illus.), 140.