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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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Michael Munkara
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Child's drawing Two coconuts and river flowing gently by Mary Mangurr

Child's drawing Two coconuts and river flowing gently by Mar...

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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mary Mangurr
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Child's drawing

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

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Maurice Tagmil
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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

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nathanael N. Maralngura
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Child's drawing - 'Traditional life' by Dominica Katjirr age 16, 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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Dominica Katjirr
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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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Anna M. Tipiloura
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Child's drawing, La Perouse, Sydney

Child's drawing, La Perouse, Sydney

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Therese A. Pilakui
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Child's drawing - Yirrakipayi (crocodile) by Janice Murray

Child's drawing - Yirrakipayi (crocodile) by Janice Murray

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Wurrumiyanga (Nguiu), Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Terri...
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Janice Murray
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Lake Nash, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jimmy Toby
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Child's drawing by Litja, Ernabella SA

Child's drawing by Litja, Ernabella SA

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

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Yuendumu, Northern Territory, Australia
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Nancy Nabanlamce
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Douglas Robinson
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Child's drawing - 'A shepherd watching some sheep' by unknown artist, Yalata School, Yalata SA

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Yalata, South Australia, Australia
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Yalata School
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Child's drawing - Wilbur Chaseling landing at Yirrkala in 1935, to establish the first mission by George Wanambi, 1st year, Yirrkala Post Primary School NT

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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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George Wanambi
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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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Jimmy Roughsey
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Child's drawing of birds (emu?) Wan'yun

Child's drawing of birds (emu?) Wan'yun

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

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Grant
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Esther Wolmby
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Child's drawing - This is my homeland centre Baniyala by Batja Marawili

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Baniyala, North-east Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Batja Marawili
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Child's drawing - 'The whistle ducks fanning the rainbow' by Patricia Marrfurra age 17, 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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Patricia Marrfurra
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Child's drawing - The Giddy River by H.R.Y.

Child's drawing - The Giddy River by H.R.Y.

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Giddy River, North-east Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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HRY
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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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Alan Dickson
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Bat dancing

Bat dancing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Judy Batty
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Yralorar
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Child's drawing - 'The Mother Cried For Her Son' [Yagan] by Janine Cann

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Janine Cann
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Child's drawing - The carfing of the old people by Evelyn Pilakui

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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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Evelyn Pilakui
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Child's drawing - Yacht with single sail, figure in water by Theodore, 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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Theodore
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Child's drawing ? The rainbow arching his blood stained body through the sky by Lucia Carlingun age 16, 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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Lucia Carlingun
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Child's drawing by Kitik, Ernabella SA

Child's drawing by Kitik, Ernabella SA

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Kitik
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1954
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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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Maryanne
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Child's drawing - 'My Home' by Florence Blowhad age13

Child's drawing - 'My Home' by Florence Blowhad age13

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Florence Blowhad
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Child's drawing - I went to the Point to see the boat coming in the channel, it was a little boat it came on Mornington by Curtis Kelly

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Curtis Kelly
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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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Untitled child's drawing by Sammy Monteleone that may depict the execution of Yagan's father Midgegooroo, Nollamara Primary School, Perth WA

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nollamara, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Ms Maria King
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Patrick Jimmy
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Child's drawing - When the Europeans came

Child's drawing - When the Europeans came

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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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Simen
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Port Lincoln, Eyre Peninsula, South Australia, Australia
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Michael
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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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Paulette Kerinaiua
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Aileron, Northern Territory, Australia
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Simon Gorey
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Wave Hill, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lorna
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Child's drawing Gatiwuy

Child's drawing Gatiwuy

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Gatiway
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Child's drawing - The whistle ducks fanning the duck by Dominica Katjirr, 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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Dominica Katjirr
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Child's drawing by unknown artist

Child's drawing by unknown artist

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Donovan Wolmbeng
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Martin
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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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Theda Nayeri
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Merrill Girrabul
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Child's drawing - Palm tree by Yangathu

Child's drawing - Palm tree by Yangathu

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Yangathu
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Child's drawing - 'Nemarluk. He was in a bark canoe and they came in dinghies and cracked his head with paddles' by Kenny Paukilari, Bathurst Island NT

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nhulunbuy, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Kenny Puakilari
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Child's drawing by an unknown artist titled:

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Midgegooroo
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Gerald Porter
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Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Angeline
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Gerald Porter
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Child's drawing - Pukamani Poles by Margaret Rose Pilakui 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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Margaret R. Pilakui
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Child's drawing by unknown child, Ernabella SA

Child's drawing by unknown child, Ernabella SA

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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