Kunwinjku people

Australia 1915 – 1992

A story from Nimbuwa rock 1958 Description: from a series of 11 paintings. A namorodo with a paper bark pubic covering is depicted dancing with his pet file snake, which the artist calls his "Grandfather".
Place made: western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
Materials & Technique: paintings, bark paintings, natural earth pigments on eucalyptus bark

Dimensions: 39.5 h x 16.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1989
Accession No: NGA 89.1912.10