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Child's drawing - Dreamtime by Dianna Merrkiyawuy, Yirrkala NT

Child's drawing - Dreamtime by Dianna Merrkiyawuy, Yirrkala ...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Dhupuma College, Nhulunbuy, Northern Territory, Australia
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Merrkiyawuy Ganambarr
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1975
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Child's drawing by Anna Maria Tipiloura, St Therese's School, Bathurst Island NT

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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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Anna M. Tipiloura
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Kirton Point, South Australia, Australia
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Billy Miller
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Peter Marika
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Child's drawing - Raining at Gurka by Ngandakarr

Child's drawing - Raining at Gurka by Ngandakarr

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Yirrkala School, Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Au...
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Untitled child's drawing by Anthony Mungawur age12, St Francis Xavier School, Daly River NT

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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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Child's drawing by Maiuya, Ernabella SA

Child's drawing by Maiuya, Ernabella SA

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Maiuya
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1954
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Kirton Point, South Australia, Australia
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Timmy Betts
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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

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Michael Poolchernunka
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Susanne Hayes
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Child's drawing - The Story Of How Man Captured Fire (B) - by unknown artist

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Child's drawing

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1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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Thursday (Waiben) Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Thursday Island Primary School
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1992
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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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John V. Orsto
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mark Kamara
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Feeding the cooks

Feeding the cooks

Alice Springs School of the Air collection
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Nutwood Downs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Rebecca Dunbar
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1998
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Child's drawing - At night the flying foxes come and eat the mangoes by Merlene Poantulura age 9yrs

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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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Merlene Poantulura
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Child's drawing - 'Fort Dundas' by Connell Tipiloura, Bathurst Island NT

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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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Connell Tipiloura
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Child's drawing by Tijila, Ernabella SA

Child's drawing by Tijila, Ernabella SA

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Tijila
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1954
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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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Yirara College
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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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Francis Xavier Puruntatameri
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Child's drawing by Wantamai, Ernabella SA

Child's drawing by Wantamai, Ernabella SA

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Wantamai
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1954
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Brett Marks
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Yirara College, Alice Springs, NT, Australia
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Mark Fly
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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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Child's drawing - 'Crane' by Laurel Deborah Pamalkan

Child's drawing - 'Crane' by Laurel Deborah Pamalkan

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Laurel D. Pamalkan
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Russell
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Wave Hill Station School, Wave Hill, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jeannette
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Wattie Creek, Northern Territory, Australia
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R Frith
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Alice Springs High School
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mark Paltare
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Unknown
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Child's drawing - Djoki by Garawan Wanambi, Yirrkala NT

Child's drawing - Djoki by Garawan Wanambi, Yirrkala NT

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

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Wayne Buchanan
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Cindy Morrison
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Child's drawing by unknown artist

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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"Court Report" by Bevan Hayward [Pooaraar]

Pooaraar Bevan Hayward collection no. 2
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Mr Pooaraar Bevan Hayward
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Preliminary drawing for completed work 'The Double Dreaming'

Preliminary drawing for completed work 'The Double Dreaming'

Pooaraar Bevan Hayward collection no. 4
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Pooaraar Bevan Hayward
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1990
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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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Timmy Betts
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Child's drawing - Rocky Island by Janelle Dugong age 9yrs, Mornington Island QLD

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Janelle Dugong
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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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Dorothy Nurra
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Mount Isa, Queensland, Australia
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Patricia Turner
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Child's drawing - 'Mapoon Land' by Tracey Twaddle, St Michael's School, Palm Island QLD

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Palm Island, Queensland, Australia
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Tracey Twaddle
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Child's drawing - My Family by Francis John Kerinaiua age 10yrs, St Therese's School, Bathurst Island NT

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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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Francis J. Kerinaiua
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

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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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

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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John A. Munkara
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Tweed Heads, New South Wales, Australia
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Fingal Head Primary School
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Child's drawing of trees in a landscape

Child's drawing of trees in a landscape

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Dhupuma College, Nhulunbuy, Northern Territory, Australia
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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St Francis Xavier School, Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Cecilia Martin
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Child's drawing - 'Traditional life' by Patricia Marfura age 17, 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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Patricia Marfura
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This is a Blackfalrs dening

This is a Blackfalrs dening

Goolum-Goolum Aboriginal Co-operative collection
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Horsham, Victoria, Australia
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John Secombe
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1995
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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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Child's drawing by Eileen Fullerton, St Michael's School, Palm Island QLD

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Palm Island, Queensland, Australia
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Eileen Fullerton
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Carolyn Wendy
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Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Finton Timpeapatua
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Child's drawing - Our Speakers

Child's drawing - Our Speakers

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Aurukun State School, Aurukun, Cape York, QLD, Australia
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Arnold Yunkaporta
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Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Ceduna, South Australia, Australia
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Kieron Keeler
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Lindsay Evans
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Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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