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Kunwinjku people

Australia 1915 – 1992

A story from Nimbuwa rock 1958 Description: from a series of eleven paintings. The Rainbow Serpent encircling a male and female mimi making love after discarding their spears, boomerangs and dilly bags. Another couple look on.
Place made: Oenpelli, western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
Materials & Technique: paintings, bark paintings, natural earth pigments on eucalyptus bark

Dimensions: 66.5 h x 25.5 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1989
Accession No: NGA 89.1912.7