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Kunwinjku people

Australia 1915 – 1992

A story from Nimbuwa rock 1958 Description: from a series of 11 paintings. A namorodo spirit with long hair about to copulate with a female mimi while another female mimi runs towards them. A namorodo hunter with two hooked spears waits nearby.
Place made: Oenpelli, western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
Materials & Technique: paintings, bark paintings, natural earth pigments on eucalyptus bark

Dimensions: 28.0 h x 45.5 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1989
Accession No: NGA 89.1912.4