NALUL, Jalungwee (Black-nosed rock snake) Enlarge 1 /1


Djaum people

Jalungwee (Black-nosed rock snake) 1946 Place made: Roper River region, Northern Territory, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, cardboard; charcoal; earth pigments drawing in charcoal and brush and natural earth pigments Support: corrugated cardboard

Primary Insc: Not signed. Not titled. Titled lower centre right in black pencil, 'Jalungwee black nosed Rock snake'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso upper left in black pencil, 'Jalungwee black nosed / rock snake. Painting by / Nalul Djauam Tribe / Roper River'. Inscribed verso centre left in white chalk, 'R R / 3'.
Dimensions: sheet 21.2 h x 84.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: National Gallery of Australia
Accession No: NGA 00.301.22