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Arrarnta people

Australia 1902 – 1959

Rocks at the turnoff, Hermannsburg Mission 1953-59 Place made: Hermannsburg, Northern Territory, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, watercolours, paper; watercolour painting in watercolour over pencil Support: paper

Primary Insc: Signed lower right withitn image in watercolour, 'ALBERT NAMATJIRA'. Not titled. Not dated.
Dimensions: sheet 24.8 h x 35.8 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 2008.243
  • Acquired in Alice springs c1952 Mrs C Bagley, Hamilton Brisbane until 1995; Collection of Mr C Hughes; Philip Bacon Galleries, Brisbane until 1999
  • Reference: Seeing the Centre, The Art of Albert Namatjira 1902-1959, Alison French, NGA, 2002-2003, illus. p75