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Child's drawing by an unknown artist, Tabulam Primary School NSW

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Tabulam, New South Wales, Australia
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Tabulam Primary School
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Cape Barren Island, Tasmania, Australia
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Willie Creighton
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Child's drawing ? The light coming from behind the hills by Lucia Carlingun 15, Daly River NT

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lucia Carlingun
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Bruce Bell
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Woodenbong Central School, Woodenbong, New South Wales, Australia
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Cherrie Bundock
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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David Tipuamantimirri
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Arthur Pontimillui
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Untitled illustration for pages 16-17 of 'The Rainbow Serpent' (1975)

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Dick Roughsey OBE
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1975
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Bark painting 'Mythical Creature' by Bob Balirrbalirr Dirdi, Gunbalanya, 1974

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Bob Balirrbalirr Dirdi
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1974
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Child's drawing by Debrah Dingle, Dhupuma College, Nhulunbuy NT

Child's drawing by Debrah Dingle, Dhupuma College, Nhulunbuy...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Dhupuma College, Nhulunbuy, Northern Territory, Australia
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Debrah Dingle
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Syd B. Kenthan
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Sheryl Pamulkan
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Child's drawing - Games. Aboriginal children used the things around them by Craig Sturgeon, Shayne McLeod and Allyson

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Jervis Bay School, Jervis Bay Village, Australian Capital Territory...
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Craig Sturgeon
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Andrew Walker
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Child's drawing - Sydney Harbour by Eileen Therese Tipungwuti age 15yrs, Bathurst Island NT

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Wurrumiyanga (Nguiu), Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Terri...
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Eileen T. Tipungwuti
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Gibson Pootchemunka
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Maria G
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Marrukpirri
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Gerald Pootchemunka
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Carolyn Wendy
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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St Francis Xavier School, Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Sister Bernadette
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Yuendumu, Northern Territory, Australia
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Elsie Granites
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Eugene
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Child's drawing ? Amata by Anne Ferguson age16, Alice Springs NT

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ann Ferguson
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Child's drawing by Ernest, Tabulam Primary School NSW

Child's drawing by Ernest, Tabulam Primary School NSW

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Tabulam, New South Wales, Australia
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Ernest
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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George Weldon
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Annette Yunkaporta
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Marianne Kantilla
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Concepta Puautjinni
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Placemat

Placemat

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Tablemats
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Painting on card by Jill Dundiwuy Mununggur, Yirrkala NT - from the story 'The Brolga and The Emu' in the book 'Djugurba. Tales from the Spirit Time' (1974), p. 41

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Kormilda College, Berrimah, Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jill Dundiwuy Mununggur
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1974
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'Turky and Emu'  by Dick Roughsey, 1977

'Turky and Emu' by Dick Roughsey, 1977

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Dick Roughsey OBE
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1977
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String bag

String bag

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Tweed Heads, New South Wales, Australia
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Adrian Harrison
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Tabulam, New South Wales, Australia
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D Collins
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Child's drawing - stockman and cattle by Graham Kelly, Lake Nash NT

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Graham Kelly
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Stanley Chatfield
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Casino, New South Wales, Australia
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G McGrady
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Child's drawing by Sambo Walker, Tabulam Primary School NSW

Child's drawing by Sambo Walker, Tabulam Primary School NSW

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Tabulam, New South Wales, Australia
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Child's drawing - Wilbur Chaseling landing at Yirrkala, 1935 by Catherine

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Yirrkala School, Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Au...
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Catherine
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1935
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Kirton Point, South Australia, Australia
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Leis Rice
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Child's drawing by Karen Buchanan, Cabbage Tree Island Primary School NSW

Child's drawing by Karen Buchanan, Cabbage Tree Island Prima...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Canbbage Tree Island Public School, Cabbage Tree Island, New South ...
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Karen Buchanan
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Aurukun State School, Aurukun, Cape York, QLD, Australia
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Jonah Yunkaporta
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Child's drawing Chaseling landing at Yirrkala in 1935 by Mairkuku

Child's drawing Chaseling landing at Yirrkala in 1935 by Mai...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Yirrkala School, Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Au...
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Marikuku
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1935
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Louise Baipaianga
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Child's drawing of tools, shelter and clothing by Kathy D Yunupingu

Child's drawing of tools, shelter and clothing by Kathy D Yu...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Kathy D. Yunupingu
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Wurrumiyanga (Nguiu), Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Terri...
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Victor Punguatji
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Robyn
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Perpetua Jimarin
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Wooden container

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Ian Dunlop collection no. 3
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'Travels of Mala the Hare Wallaby', painted by Timmy Tjugudai Tjungurrayi, 1981

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Timmy T. Tjungurrayi
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1981
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Ceramic bottle

Ceramic bottle

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Child's drawing - How my ancestors lived by Jonathan Ross

Child's drawing - How my ancestors lived by Jonathan Ross

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Amoonguna, Northern Territory, Australia
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Child's drawing - Dugong and turtle hunting by Brenda Waipo age 12yrs, Mornington Island State School QLD

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Brenda Waipo
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Child's drawing - The barge is at our island by Sharon Rose Tipiloura age 8yrs, Bathurst Island NT

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Wurrumiyanga (Nguiu), Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Terri...
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Sharon Rose Tipiloura
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Marrickville, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Lynette McNiven
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'Kiritjinya', painted  by John Tjakamarra, 1975

'Kiritjinya', painted by John Tjakamarra, 1975

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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John Tjakamarra
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1975
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Bark container

Bark container

Charles Hart collection
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Professor Charles (Steve) W. Hart
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