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Dot painting by Maggie Corby

Dot painting by Maggie Corby

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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Maggie C. Nakamara
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jimmy J. Langdon
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Child's drawing - Corroboree by Lewis Poulson

Child's drawing - Corroboree by Lewis Poulson

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lewis Poulson
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Child's drawing - 'Central Australia when it rains' by Linda Clyne, Yirara College, Alice Springs NT

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Yirara College, Alice Springs, NT, Australia
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Linda Clyne
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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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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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Jorna Raymond
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Child's drawing - Dawn in Central Australia

Child's drawing - Dawn in Central Australia

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Cris Rice
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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L Walker
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Cartoon depicting Pope John Paul II

Cartoon depicting Pope John Paul II

John Rogers collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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John Rogers
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1986
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Willie Johnson
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Rosabel
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Child's drawing - 'My Land' by unknown artist, Yirara College, 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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Yirara College
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ned Wilson
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Child's drawing by Margaret Carroll

Child's drawing by Margaret Carroll

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Margaret Carroll
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Child's drawing - Corroboree by Nelson Peters age 15yrs

Child's drawing - Corroboree by Nelson Peters age 15yrs

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Nelson Peters
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'Wilkinkarra Men's Camp', painted by Long Jack Phillipus Tjakamarra, 1975

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Long Jack Phillipus Tjakamarra
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1975
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Breaking in the horses

Breaking in the horses

Alice Springs School of the Air collection
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Supplejack Downs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Cameron Cook
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1998
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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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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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Patricia
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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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Child's drawing - 'Stuart - The Centre' by Howard Jungari Wayne, Yirara College, 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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Howard Wayne
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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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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Leslie Thompson
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Maxie Pearce
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Child's drawing - Corroboree by Maxie Davis age 14yrs

Child's drawing - Corroboree by Maxie Davis age 14yrs

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Maxie J. Davis
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Iris Nugget
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Maxie J. Davis
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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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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Teddy Farquarhson
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Susan Garden
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Untitled child's drawing by Patricia, Yirara College, 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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Patricia
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Yirara College, Alice Springs, NT, Australia
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Yirara College
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Untitled child's drawing by unknown artist, Yirara College, 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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Yirara College
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Albert Cook
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'Trial by Fire', painted by Tim Leura Tjapaltjarri, 1975

'Trial by Fire', painted by Tim Leura Tjapaltjarri, 1975

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Tim L. Tjapaltjarri
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1975
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My swing on the riverbank

My swing on the riverbank

Alice Springs School of the Air collection
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Idracowra, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Michelle Murphy
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1998
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Bark painting depicting a goanna with a forked tongue

Bark painting depicting a goanna with a forked tongue

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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Yuwunyuwun Marruwarr
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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 ? Maryvale by Margaret Campbell, 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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Margaret Campbell
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Coniston

Coniston

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Iris Nuggett
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Child's drawing ? Contact by Iris Rice, Alice Springs NT

Child's drawing ? Contact by Iris Rice, Alice Springs NT

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Iris Rice
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Rachael feeding the chooks

Rachael feeding the chooks

Alice Springs School of the Air collection
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Mount Denison, Northern Territory, Australia
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Rachael Martin
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1998
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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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Gregory David
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Child's drawing of two nurses by Margaret Cullens, Amoonguna NT

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Margaret Cullens
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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 from Ernabella

Child's drawing from Ernabella

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Susan Tjungania
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jorna Raymond
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Simon Gorey
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Child's drawing - The Desert by Alan Dickson [possibly Alan Jungarai Dickson, Yuendumu NT]

Child's drawing - The Desert by Alan Dickson [possibly Alan ...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Alan Dickson
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Patricia Boucaut
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Ceremonial wooden wheelbarrow used at the turning of the first sod at works on railways commenced at Port Augusta, Oodnadatta, Tarcoola and Alice Springs between 1912 and 2001

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Australian National Railways Commission collection
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Port Augusta, South Australia, Australia
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W J. Spence
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'Tingarri men at Kiritjinya', painted by John Tjakamarra, 1975

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Yayayi, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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John Tjakamarra
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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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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jeremiah John
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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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Milton Splinter
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'Flying dingoes', painted by Mick Namarari Tjapaltjarri, 1974

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mick N. Tjapaltjarri
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1974
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Child's drawing - The Desert by Carolyn Windy

Child's drawing - The Desert by Carolyn Windy

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Carolyn Windy
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Susan
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Child's drawing - Corroboree in Central Australia by Mary Joseph, Areyonga NT

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mary Joseph
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Roslyn Frith
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