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Jimmy PIKE

Walmajarri people

Japingka, Great Sandy Desert, Western Australia 1938 – Broome, Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia 2002

DESERT DESIGNS

commenced 1984

printer (organisation)

DESERT DESIGNS

commenced 1984

publisher (organisation)

Body painting [Body painting - Purnara] 1987 Place made: Desert Designs, Fremantle, Western Australia, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper screenprint, printed in colour inks, from multiple stencils Support: cream wove paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: 38/60
Edition: edition of 60

Primary Insc: Signed lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'J. PIKE'. Dated lower left in black pencil, '1987'. Inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, '38/60'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 37.8 h x 56.1 w cm sheet 60.3 h x 79.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased from Gallery admission charges 1988
Accession No: NGA 88.776
Subject: Body decoration: Painting
Image rights: © Pat Lowe
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Desert Prints, Fremantle, WA, June 1988.