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Gawirrin GUMANA

Dhalwangu people

Australia born 1935

Minhala, the long necked tortoise [Madayin: sacred story of Minala the long necked turtle and the freshwater crayfish] 1962 Place made: Yirrkala, North East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
Materials & Technique: paintings, bark paintings, natural earth pigments on eucalyptus bark

Dimensions: 68.5 h x 45.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Acquired by the Australian Government before 1970
Accession No: NGA 00.115