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Kunwinjku people

Australia 1915 – 1992

A story from Nimbuwa rock 1958 Description: from a series of 11 paintings. Female namorodos wearing dilly bags dance in a women's corroboree. Two dilly bags and two digging sticks which are sung about in the ceremony are also shown.
Place made: Oenpelli, western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
Materials & Technique: paintings, bark paintings, natural earth pigments on eucalyptus bark

Dimensions: 22.5 h x 53.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1989
Accession No: NGA 89.1912.11