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Mildjingi people

Australia 1920 – 1984

Wongar spirits return to camp with the catch [Tribesmen return home with fish, while in a rock shelter people dance, the totemic designs on large fish represent high pointed clouds.] (c.1965) Place made: Maningrida, central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
Materials & Technique: paintings, bark paintings, natural pigments on eucalyptus bark

Dimensions: 93.5 h x 44.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1981
Accession No: NGA 81.2861