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Arrarnta people

Australia 1902 – 1959

Mount Giles c.1938 Place made: Hermannsburg, Northern Territory, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, watercolours, paper; watercolour painting in watercolour over pencil Support: paper

Primary Insc: Signed.
Tertiary Insc: inscribed verso by David Heysen, 'Hans Heysen Collection/ purchased from Pastor Albrecht by Hans Heyen'.
Dimensions: sheet 14.5 h x 37.5 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Gordon and Marilyn Darling, celebrating the National Gallery of Australia’s 25th Anniversary, 2008. Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program.
Accession No: NGA 2008.236
  • Hans Heysen collection until 1970
  • Reference: The Hans Heysen Collection, Leonard Joels, 1970, lot 146; Seeing the Centre, The Art of Albert Namatjira 1902-1959, Alison French, NGA, 2002-2003, illus. p136