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Child's drawing - our ancestors lived by Patricia Boucant

Child's drawing - our ancestors lived by Patricia Boucant

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Patricia Boucant
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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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Mark Fly
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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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Mathew W. Raymond
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Solarplate print, Uru Ngarinyi, by Tjulyata Kulyuru

Solarplate print, Uru Ngarinyi, by Tjulyata Kulyuru

Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 3
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Tjulyata Kulyuru
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1997
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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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Iris Rice
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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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Nelson Peters Jagamara
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Dot painting by Maggie Corby

Dot painting by Maggie Corby

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Acrylic paintings
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Maggie C. Nakamara
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Language of precious stones. Brilliant hopes, diamond

Language of precious stones. Brilliant hopes, diamond

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Great Britain
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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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Paul Mark
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Print titled 'Denim Jacket', by Margarita Prats, 1993

Print titled 'Denim Jacket', by Margarita Prats, 1993

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Margarita Prats
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1993
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Child's drawing of central Australian landscape by Carolyn Windy, Docker River NT

Child's drawing of central Australian landscape by Carolyn W...

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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Nouvelle-Hollande. Oui-Re-Kine XXI

Nouvelle-Hollande. Oui-Re-Kine XXI

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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Paris, France
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Nicholas Petit
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1803
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Fraser Island

Fraser Island

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Ms Fiona Foley
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1990
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Portraits of the Aboriginal inhabitants

Portraits of the Aboriginal inhabitants

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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London, England
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George French Angas
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1847
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Yoo-long Erah-ba-diang.6

Yoo-long Erah-ba-diang.6

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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London, England
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Thomas Watling
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1804
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Nouvelle-Hollande. Vases, Armes, Peche (1-11) XXII

Nouvelle-Hollande. Vases, Armes, Peche (1-11) XXII

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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Paris, France
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Charles A. Lesueur
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1803
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Native dwellings

Native dwellings

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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London, England
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George French Angas
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1847
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Sadie Williams
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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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Mathew W. Raymond
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Habitations XV

Habitations XV

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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Paris, France
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Charles A. Lesueur
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1803
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The Kuri dance; The Palti dance

The Kuri dance; The Palti dance

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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London, England
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George French Angas
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1847
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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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Ann Ferguson
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Solarplate print, Tjanpi Purunypa, by Tjunkaya Tapaya

Solarplate print, Tjanpi Purunypa, by Tjunkaya Tapaya

Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 3
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Tjunkaya Tapaya
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1997
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Undiscovered #1, from a series of ten prints by Michael Cook, 2010

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Michael Cook collection
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Mr Michael Cook
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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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Mark Pultara
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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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Susan Ferguson
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Child's drawing - 'The Tropics' by Linda Clyne, Yirara College, Alice Springs NT

Child's drawing - 'The Tropics' by Linda Clyne, Yirara Colle...

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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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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Willie Johnson
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Child's drawing - Seeing the first white man by Mark Kamara

Child's drawing - Seeing the first white man by Mark Kamara

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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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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Bronwyn Newcastle
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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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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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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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Nancy Shilling
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Port-Jackson, Nlle Hollande.  Ceremonie preliminaire d'un mariage, chez les sauvages

Port-Jackson, Nlle Hollande. Ceremonie preliminaire d'un ma...

The Christensen Fund collection no. 2
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New South Wales, Australia
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Nicholas Petit
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1800
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Garrett's Patent Horse Hoe

Garrett's Patent Horse Hoe

Charles Durr collection
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England
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Richard Garrett & Sons
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Corrobborree [i.e. corroboree] or dance or the natives of New South Wales. New Holland

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The Christensen Fund collection no. 2
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New South Wales, Australia
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W Preston
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1820
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Yoo-long Erah-ba-diang.7

Yoo-long Erah-ba-diang.7

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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London, England
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Thomas Watling
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1804
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Untitled drawing

Untitled drawing

Alice Springs School of the Air collection
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Henbury, Northern Territory, Australia
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Raina Peters
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1998
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'Storm at Camps on the Rain Dreaming Trail', painted by Kaapa Tjampitjinpa, 1978

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Kaapa M. Tjampitjinpa
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1978
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Yoo-long Erah-ba-diang.3

Yoo-long Erah-ba-diang.3

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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London, England
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Thomas Watling
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1804
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

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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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Yuendumu, Northern Territory, Australia
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Nancy Napurrula Oldfield
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Glorine Martin
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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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Walyaji Wankarunyayirni, Land is Life, Come to Canberra, May 13th 1985

Walyaji Wankarunyayirni, Land is Life, Come to Canberra, May...

Anonymous collection
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Event posters
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Pirie Printers Pty Ltd
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1985
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Raining in the city by [Kunmanara] Tapaya, 2000

Raining in the city by [Kunmanara] Tapaya, 2000

Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Kunmanara Tapaya
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2000
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

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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Child's drawing of Albert Namatjira

Child's drawing of Albert Namatjira

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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Print - A Frost / we are all the warmer for running on whilst they changed

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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London, England
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Thomas McLean
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1835
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Print - Repose in the Mail

Print - Repose in the Mail

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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London, England
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Thomas McLean
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1835
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Gregory Growson
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

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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Print of bird, by Wendy Boogar, 1996

Print of bird, by Wendy Boogar, 1996

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Ceduna, South Australia, Australia
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Wendy Boogar
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1996
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Undiscovered #3, from a series of ten prints by Michael Cook, 2010

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Mr Michael Cook
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Print titled 'Catfsh', by William Chambers

Print titled 'Catfsh', by William Chambers

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Ceduna, South Australia, Australia
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William Chambers
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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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Timbere, sauvage de la Nlle. Galles du sud en grand costume (Relache au Port Jackson) -

Timbere, sauvage de la Nlle. Galles du sud en grand costume ...

The Christensen Fund collection no. 2
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New South Wales, Australia
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Jacques E. Arago
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1819
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Native tombs and modes of disposing of their dead

Native tombs and modes of disposing of their dead

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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London, England
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George French Angas
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1847
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Richard Mick
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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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