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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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Robina Tipakilippa
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bantamweight

bantamweight

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Engraved emu eggs
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Bourke, New South Wales, Australia
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Bill Reid
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1975
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Child's drawing by Alex, Tabulam Primary School NSW

Child's drawing by Alex, Tabulam Primary School NSW

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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Cocktail savoury holder

Cocktail savoury holder

Lois Grosse collection
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Japan
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Mrs Lois V. Grosse
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Deep concave wooden container

Deep concave wooden container

Patricia Heath collection
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Murchison, Western Australia, Australia
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1982
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Port Keats (Wadeye), Northern Territory, Australia
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May Simon
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Child's drawing - Purukupali carrying baby son to tree watched by many people by unknown artist

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Child's drawing - Holiday at Aurukun

Child's drawing - Holiday at Aurukun

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Sammy Ben
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Child's drawing - The front-end loader empties the bauxite at the mine-site by Malakunya Mununggurr

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Malakunya Mununggurr
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Gerald Darcy
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Child's drawing

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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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Mary N. Puruntatameri
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Child's drawing Rrapu

Child's drawing Rrapu

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Rrapu
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Big Dog Island, Tasmania, Australia
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Curtis Webb
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Port Keats (Wadeye), Northern Territory, Australia
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Paul D. Meldi
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Yirara College
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Douglas Robinson
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Sculpture - wood - fish

Sculpture - wood - fish

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Ceramic plate made by Martin Boyd, 1950

Ceramic plate made by Martin Boyd, 1950

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Martin Boyd Pottery
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1950
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Child's drawing - Organic plant forms by Pauline

Child's drawing - Organic plant forms by Pauline

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Dhupuma College, Nhulunbuy, Northern Territory, Australia
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Pauline
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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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Nalpa
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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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D J. Curtis
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mathew W. Raymond
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Yuendumu, Northern Territory, Australia
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Barnabas Japayarri
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Canbbage Tree Island Public School, Cabbage Tree Island, New South ...
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Matthew Bolt
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Jangan Melihat ke belakang

Jangan Melihat ke belakang

Australian Army History Unit collection
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East Timor
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1999
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Casino, New South Wales, Australia
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John Roberts
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Pencil and wash drawing depicting a woman, by Butcher Joe Nangan

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Joe (Butcher) Nangan
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1976
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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James D. Puantulura
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Tammy Mastrosavas
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Interfet stubbie holder

Interfet stubbie holder

Australian Army History Unit collection
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1999
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Megan Kerindun
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Child's drawing by Karen Lewis titled:

Child's drawing by Karen Lewis titled: "Yagans Mother Crying...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Karen Lewis
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Child's drawing - Corroboree by Mathew Walker Raymond age 15yrs

Child's drawing - Corroboree by Mathew Walker Raymond age 15...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mathew W. Raymond
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Bark painting by Bardayal Nadjamerrek depicting a kangaroo playing the didjeridu

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bardayal Nadjamerrek
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Child's drawing

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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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David Morgan
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Painting depicts four goannas

Painting depicts four goannas

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lardjanga
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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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Child's drawing - Irramaru (Tiwi word for eagle) by John Vincent Orsto age 10yrs, St Therese's School, Nguiu, Bathurst Island NT

Child's drawing - Irramaru (Tiwi word for eagle) by John Vin...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Wurrumiyanga (Nguiu), Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Terri...
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John V. Orsto
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Child's drawing - The Turtle Hunt by Dale, Mornington Island QLD

Child's drawing - The Turtle Hunt by Dale, Mornington Island...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Dale
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Casino, New South Wales, Australia
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J Roberts
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INTERFET - Tempo Ne'e Ba oan Timor Lorasae Sira

INTERFET - Tempo Ne'e Ba oan Timor Lorasae Sira

Australian Army History Unit collection
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East Timor
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1999
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Bunggarpunggar
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Bark painting by Bardayal Nadjamerrek depicting a man and woman and karrbarda, the long yam (Diascorea transversa), circa 1970

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Bardayal Nadjamerrek
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1970
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Child's drawing

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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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Mervyn Tungurtalum
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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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Jonathan Ross
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Dhupuma College, Nhulunbuy, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ronnie Barramala
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Child's drawing

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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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Sylvester V. Fernando
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Cape Barren Island Special School, Cape Barren Island, Tasmania, Au...
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Stephanie Mansell
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Child's drawing by an unknown artist, Tabulam Primary School NSW

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

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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Child's drawing - 'Nemarluk' by Cornelius, Port Keats School, Wadeye (Port Keats) NT

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Port Keats (Wadeye), Northern Territory, Australia
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Cornelius
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Child's drawing - landscape with palm trees and two shelters by Patrick Mudjana

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Dhupuma College, Nhulunbuy, Northern Territory, Australia
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Patrick Mudjana
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Child's drawing ? The bat dancing by Maureen Maloney age16, St Francis Xavier School, Daly River NT

Child's drawing ? The bat dancing by Maureen Maloney age16, ...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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St Francis Xavier School, Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Maureen Maloney
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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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Lucas Puautjimi
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Northern Territory, Australia
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David Warraya
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Gerald Porter
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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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Dominica Katjirr
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Untitled illustration for 'The Rainbow Serpent' (1975)

Untitled illustration for 'The Rainbow Serpent' (1975)

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Dick Roughsey OBE
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1975
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Caroona, New South Wales, Australia
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Jamie Slater
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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