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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander art

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Title

Wagilak story

circa 1960


Artist

Djimbarrdjimbarrwuy Garawirrtja

Australia

1932 - 1981

Language groups

Gupapuyngu, Arnhem region, Birrkili, Arnhem region


Details


Other Title

Family hunting


Date

circa 1960


Media category

Bark painting


Materials used

natural pigments on bark


Dimensions

87.0 x 31.0 cm (irreg.)


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

Gift of Dr Stuart Scougall 1960


Location

Not on display


Accession number

IA53.1960


Artist information

Djimbarrdjimbarrwuy Garawirrtja

Artist profile

Works in the collection

5


Place

Where the work was made
Milingimbi

Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


Cara Pinchbeck, Lindy Allen and Louise Hamby, Art from Milingimbi, Sydney, 2016, 89 (colour illus.), 141.