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Djaum people

Australia Died 1955 /1959

Marrgon the Lightning Man 1954 Place made: Roper River region, Northern Territory, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, cardboard; earth pigments drawing in brush and natural earth pigments Support: thin cream wove cardboard

Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso upper centre in black pencil, 'Marrgon the lighting Man / artist Bimma, Djauan Tribe / reproduced in 'Feathered Serpent' '.
Dimensions: sheet 55.6 h x 38.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: National Gallery of Australia
Accession No: NGA 00.301.11