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Arrarnta people

Australia 1920 – 1966

Hunter and emus c.1955 Description: (#3)
Place made: Hermannsburg, Northern Territory, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, watercolours, paper; watercolour painting in watercolour Support: paper

Dimensions: image 24.7 h x 34.1 w cm sheet 27.6 h x 37.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Thomas William and Pamela Joyce (Joy) Falconer 1987
Accession No: NGA 87.319
Image rights: © the estate of the artist licensed by Aboriginal Artists Agency Ltd

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