Paddy Compass NAMATBARA, Maam, malignant spirits, one female figure with multiple arms and legs and one male figure Enlarge 1 /1

Paddy Compass NAMATBARA

Iwaidja people

Australia 1890 – 1973

Maam, malignant spirits, one female figure with multiple arms and legs and one male figure (c.1963) Place made: Croker Island, western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
Materials & Technique: paintings, bark paintings, natural earth pigments on eucalyptus bark

Primary Insc: KK46
Acknowledgement: Founding Donors Fund 1984.
Accession No: NGA 85.1274