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Djaum people

Kunding (Barramundi) 1946 Place made: Roper River region, Northern Territory, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, paintings, cardboard; earth pigments drawing in brush and natural earth pigments Support: thick cardboard

Primary Insc: no inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower centre in black ink 'KUNDING (Barramundi)'. Inscribed verso upper right in black pencil 'Kunding - Barramundi fish / Djauan Tribe, Painter Nalul'.11 Inscribed verso upper right corner in blue ink, 'Same Tribe / as Bawina'. Inscribed verso centre in black pencil 'BARRA / MUNDUI / KUNDING (KUNDI- / NG [KU crossed out]'.
Dimensions: sheet 23.4 h x 52.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: National Gallery of Australia
Accession No: NGA 00.301.19