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Kunwinjku people

Australia born 1949


  • C. 1949

Ngalyod, the Rainbow Serpent at Gabari [The story of the yam: Yingarna the rainbow serpent] 1989 Description: from a series of 3 bark paintings

Collection Title: The Story of the Yam
Place made: Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
Materials & Technique: paintings, bark paintings, natural earth pigments on eucalyptus bark

Dimensions: 150.1 h x 40.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1990
Accession No: NGA 90.488.1