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Title

Niwuda (Yirritja honey)

circa 1960


Artist

Jimmy Lipundja

Australia

1912 - 1968

Language group

Gupapuyngu, Arnhem region


Details


Other Title

Jiridja honey bee (Niwarda)


Date

circa 1960


Media category

Bark painting


Materials used

natural pigments on bark


Dimensions

121.5 x 43.0 cm (irreg.)


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

Gift of Dr Stuart Scougall 1960


Location

Not on display


Accession number

IA51.1960


Artist information

Jimmy Lipundja

Artist profile

Works in the collection

10


Place

Where the work was made
Milingimbi

Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 3 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, 39 (colour illus.).

Hetti Perkins and Ken Watson, A material thing - objects from the collection, Sydney, 1999.

Cara Pinchbeck, Art from Milingimbi, ‘Lipundja’, pg. 94-101, Sydney, 2016, 99 (colour illus.), 141.