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Butcher Joe NANGAN

Nyikina/Walmajarri peoples

Australia 1910 – 1989

Rai spirit c.1979 Description: (2/3)
Place made: Broome, Western Australia, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, watercolours, graphite; watercolour; paper drawing in black pencil and watercolour Support: paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark

Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Secondary Insc: Inscribed lower left below image in black pencil, 'No: 2/3'. Inscribed upper left above image in black pencil, '33'. Inscribed upper right above image in blue ink, '139 [crossed out in black pencil]'.
Dimensions: image 16.0 h x 24.5 w cm sheet 27.6 h x 37.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased from Gallery admission charges 1987
Accession No: NGA 87.290
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from the artist through Mary Macha, Perth, February 1987.