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Kungkarangkalpa (Seven Sisters) at Warnarn Rockhole

Kungkarangkalpa (Seven Sisters) at Warnarn Rockhole

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Kalgoorlie, Western Australia, Australia
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Christine West
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1992
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Bark painting depicting Njalyot the Rainbow Serpent by Peter Marralwanga, Marrkolidjban

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Marrkolidjban, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Peter Marralwanga
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1988
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Landscape painting depicting a large tree and red rocky outcrops, by Peter Taylor.

Landscape painting depicting a large tree and red rocky outc...

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Port Augusta, South Australia, Australia
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Peter T. Taylor
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1982
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Painting of 'walka', a brightly coloured pattern

Painting of 'walka', a brightly coloured pattern

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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Tjunkaya Tapaya
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Wooden bowl with burnt engraved designs

Wooden bowl with burnt engraved designs

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Walter Pukutiwara
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Bark container

Bark container

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 2
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Milikapiti (Snake Bay), Melville Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Ter...
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Popalntao
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1965
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Painting on canvas by F E Carlo

Painting on canvas by F E Carlo

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Bourke, New South Wales, Australia
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F E. Carlo
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Bull kelp and river reed container made by Verna Nichols

Bull kelp and river reed container made by Verna Nichols

Tayenebe collection
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Verna Nichols
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Bowl with pokerwork designs

Bowl with pokerwork designs

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Amata, South Australia, Australia
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Mildred Lyons
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Watercolour painting of green landscape, by Shane Pickett, 1989

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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Shane Pickett
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1989
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Loving Rainforest Animals

Loving Rainforest Animals

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Cairns, Queensland, Australia
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Brian Swindley
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Print titled 'Daoimbuil-Totem', by Ron Hurley

Print titled 'Daoimbuil-Totem', by Ron Hurley

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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Ron Hurley
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Print of goanna, by Rita Bryant, 1996

Print of goanna, by Rita Bryant, 1996

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Ceduna, South Australia, Australia
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Rita Bryant
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1996
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Painting of emu between six leaves

Painting of emu between six leaves

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Ceduna, South Australia, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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'Ngurti' (wooden container) by Mayapu Elsie Thomas, 2007

'Ngurti' (wooden container) by Mayapu Elsie Thomas, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Jilji Bore, Western Australia, Australia
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Mayapu E. Thomas
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2007
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Photographic print of boulders, red cliffs, and blue sky, Broome, Western Australia, by Peter McKenzie, 1990

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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Peter Y. McKenzie
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1990
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Wooden container with pokerwork design

Wooden container with pokerwork design

Central Australian souvenirs collection
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Honey Ant Dreaming

Honey Ant Dreaming

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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ronnie Allen
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Nyurpaya painting

Nyurpaya painting

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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Nyurpaya
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Print titled 'Yapurnu', by Jarinyanu David Downs, 1988

Print titled 'Yapurnu', by Jarinyanu David Downs, 1988

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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Jarinyanu D. Downs
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1988
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Partly finished wooden container

Partly finished wooden container

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 3
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Bark container from Bathurst Island

Bark container from Bathurst Island

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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1911
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Barama by Waturr Gumana,

Barama by Waturr Gumana,

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Nhulunbuy, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Waturr Gumana
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Two Dogs at Mungarkatakatanya

Two Dogs at Mungarkatakatanya

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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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John Tjakamarra
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Untitled painting, by Emily Kame Kngwarreye.

Untitled painting, by Emily Kame Kngwarreye.

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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Emily K. Kngwarreye
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Bull kelp, river reed and tee-tree container, made by Ila Purdon

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Tayenebe collection
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Mrs Ila Purdon
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Bark container

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Charles Hart collection
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Professor Charles (Steve) W. Hart
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Reproduction photograph titled 'Crab Creek Star Trail', by Ernie Polley, 1994

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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Ernie Polley
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1994
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Wooden container, Arrernte people

Wooden container, Arrernte people

Horne-Bowie collection
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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1926
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Bowl with pokerwork designs

Bowl with pokerwork designs

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Nola
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Bowl with pokerwork designs

Bowl with pokerwork designs

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Ngalpuntja
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Painting titled 'Nailfish - Barramundi', by Noel Nabegeyo

Painting titled 'Nailfish - Barramundi', by Noel Nabegeyo

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Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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Noel Nabegeyo
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Sugarbag Dreaming by Jimmy Wululu

Sugarbag Dreaming by Jimmy Wululu

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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Jimmy Wululu
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Print titled 'Fish', by Ron Ceissman

Print titled 'Fish', by Ron Ceissman

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Redfern, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Ron Ceissman
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Ngalyipi Vine Dreaming at Yarrungkanyi, by Paddy Carroll Tjungurrayi.

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