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Lenie NAMATJIRA

Arrarnta people

Australia born 1951

Irolpa [Mount Sonder] 1995 Place made: Hermannsburg, Northern Territory, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in black ink, from one block Support: cream wove paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: 5/15
Edition: edition of 15

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'LENIE NAMATJIRA 1995'. Inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, '5/15'. Inscribed lower centre below printed image in black pencil, 'IROLPA'.
Dimensions: printed image 23.1 h x 30.4 w cm sheet 27.8 h x 39.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 1996
Accession No: NGA 96.990

The intangible heritage of Namatjira-his creative legacy, and his commitment to country-continues in Central Australia through his grandchildren and the descendants of the other Western Aranda artists whom he inspired.


Text © National Gallery of Australia, Canberra