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'Cattle at Durba Springs' by Mervyn Street, 2007

'Cattle at Durba Springs' by Mervyn Street, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Jilakurru, Western Australia, Australia
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Mervyn Street
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2007
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Landscape painting.

Landscape painting.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Cordula Ebatarinja
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1967
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Pencil and watercolour, on paper in Papunya style by unknown Pintupi artist, 1971

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Papunya Art 2008 collection
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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1971
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Pencil and watercolour, on paper in Papunya style by unknown Pintupi artist, 1971

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Papunya Art 2008 collection
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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1971
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Pencil and watercolour on paper in Papunya style by unknown Pintupi artist, 1971

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Papunya Art 2008 collection
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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1971
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Pencil and watercolour, on paper in Papunya style by unknown Pintupi artist, 1971

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Papunya Art 2008 collection
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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1971
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Did They Beat The Drum Slowly As They Lowered You Down? by Ellen Jose

Did They Beat The Drum Slowly As They Lowered You Down? by E...

Ellen Jose collection
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Watercolour paintings
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Ms Ellen Jose
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1992
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Watercolour landscape, by Shane Pickett

Watercolour landscape, by Shane Pickett

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Shane Pickett
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'Still life with jar and bowl', painted by Eddie Mabo, c1952

'Still life with jar and bowl', painted by Eddie Mabo, c1952

Bonita Mabo collection
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Watercolour paintings
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Eddie K. Mabo
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1952
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Watercolour painting on paper featuring a landscape with a central mountain in the background and trees either side, by Shane Pickett.

Watercolour painting on paper featuring a landscape with a c...

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Shane Pickett
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'Dragon Heads', painted by Eddie Mabo, c1951

'Dragon Heads', painted by Eddie Mabo, c1951

Bonita Mabo collection
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Eddie K. Mabo
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1951
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Return home to Springfield of the Brothers Faithful after Encounter with the Gilbert Bushrangers

Return home to Springfield of the Brothers Faithful after En...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Watercolour painting of a magpie sitting on a branch, which was given by the artist to William Scott for helping him

Watercolour painting of a magpie sitting on a branch, which ...

Helen Cocks collection
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Watercolour paintings
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Tenterfield, New South Wales, Australia
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Neville W. Cayley Snr
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1898
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Painting of a landscape

Painting of a landscape

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Robert Eggington
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1999
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Untitled watercolour, painted by Kaapa Tjampitjinpa

Untitled watercolour, painted by Kaapa Tjampitjinpa

Kaapa Tjampitjinpa collection no. 2
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Kaapa M. Tjampitjinpa
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Depicts a county scene

Depicts a county scene

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Painting by Benita Clements titled 'Namatjira Family'

Painting by Benita Clements titled 'Namatjira Family'

Ngurratjuta Many Hands collection
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Benita Clements
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Landscape with grass tree

Landscape with grass tree

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Landscape painting

Landscape painting

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Richard Moketarinja
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Painting of Four men hunting in the forest by Julie Haysomm

Painting of Four men hunting in the forest by Julie Haysomm

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Townsville, Queensland, Australia
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Julie Haysom
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1993
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Kangaroos on white

Kangaroos on white

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Watercolour paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Ford Abbey, Oakhampton, Devon

Ford Abbey, Oakhampton, Devon

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Watercolour paintings
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Pencil and watercolour on paper in Papunya style by an unknown Pintupi artist, 1971

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Papunya Art 2008 collection
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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1971
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'Distant glimpses of the great floodplain seen through a veil of trees and hanging vines,' by John Wolseley, 2017

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John Wolseley collection
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Bendigo, Victoria, Australia
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John Wolseley
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2017
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Sketch depicting a landscape, river and boat.

Sketch depicting a landscape, river and boat.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Watercolour painting of a gum tree with blue mountains

Watercolour painting of a gum tree with blue mountains

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Watercolour paintings
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Lance Tjyllyungoo
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Painting by Otto Pareroultja

Painting by Otto Pareroultja

Cheryl Pryor collection
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Watercolour paintings
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Otto Pareroultja
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Painting by Benjamin Landara

Painting by Benjamin Landara

Cheryl Pryor collection
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Benjamin Landara
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Landscape painting by Keith Namatjira

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Watercolour paintings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Keith Namatjira
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Painting by Enos Namatjira

Painting by Enos Namatjira

Cheryl Pryor collection
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Watercolour paintings
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Enos Namatjira
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Painting by Walter Ebatarinja

Painting by Walter Ebatarinja

Cheryl Pryor collection
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Walter Ebatarinja
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Painting by Kevin Namatjira titled 'Between Papunya and Haasts Bluff'

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Ngurratjuta Many Hands collection
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Kevin Namatjira
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Painting by Benita Clements titled 'Finke River Mission, old days'

Painting by Benita Clements titled 'Finke River Mission, old...

Ngurratjuta Many Hands collection
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Benita Clements
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Kimberley Boab Trees No 3. in Trilogy

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Port Hedland, Western Australia, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Painting by Henoch Raberaba

Painting by Henoch Raberaba

Cheryl Pryor collection
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Henoch Raberaba
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Painting titled 'West 'McDonald's' Ranges' by Lenie Namatjira

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Iltja Ntjarra Many Hands collection
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Macdonnell Ranges, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lenie Namatjira
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Watercolour paintings
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Hermannsburg, Northern Territory, Australia
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Keith Namatjira
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1976
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Painting depicts landscape with white eucalypts in foreground

Painting depicts landscape with white eucalypts in foregroun...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Hermannsburg, Northern Territory, Australia
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Kenneth Entata
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1976
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Venomous Influence

Venomous Influence

Ben Hodges collection
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Watercolour paintings
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Cairns, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Benjamin L. Hodges
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2000
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Painting by Gloria Pannka titled 'Tjuritja (West MacDonnell Ranges, NT)'

Painting by Gloria Pannka titled 'Tjuritja (West MacDonnell ...

Ngurratjuta Many Hands collection
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Gloria Pannka
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Painting by Athanasius Renkaraka

Painting by Athanasius Renkaraka

Cheryl Pryor collection
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Athanasius Renkaraka
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Painting titled 'West 'McDonald's' Ranges by Noreen Hudson

Painting titled 'West 'McDonald's' Ranges by Noreen Hudson

Iltja Ntjarra Many Hands collection
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Macdonnell Ranges, Northern Territory, Australia
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Noreen Hudson
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Painting by Henoch Raberaba

Painting by Henoch Raberaba

Cheryl Pryor collection
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Henoch Raberaba
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Painting titled 'Areyonga Road, near the Mereenie Loop' by Betty Wheeler

Painting titled 'Areyonga Road, near the Mereenie Loop' by B...

Iltja Ntjarra Many Hands collection
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Watercolour paintings
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Areyonga, Northern Territory, Australia
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Betty Wheeler
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Painting by Athanasius Renkaraka

Painting by Athanasius Renkaraka

Cheryl Pryor collection
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Athanasius Renkaraka
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Flight of birds, by Thomas, Harold Joseph

Flight of birds, by Thomas, Harold Joseph

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Watercolour paintings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Harold J. Thomas
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1990
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Painting depicts landscape with eucalypt

Painting depicts landscape with eucalypt

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Hermannsburg, Northern Territory, Australia
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Clem Abbott
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1975
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Painting by Walter Ebatarinja

Painting by Walter Ebatarinja

Cheryl Pryor collection
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Landscape painting depicting a large tree and red rocky outcrops, by Peter Taylor.

Landscape painting depicting a large tree and red rocky outc...

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Port Augusta, South Australia, Australia
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Peter T. Taylor
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1982
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Painting by Rienhold Inkamala titled 'Red-tailed black cockatoos'

Painting by Rienhold Inkamala titled 'Red-tailed black cocka...

Ngurratjuta Many Hands collection
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Rienhold Inkamala
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Untitled painting of a landscape with white eucalypt in foreground, by Wendy Feifar-Nannup, 1976

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Fremantle, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Wendy Feifar-Nannup
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1976
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Painting titled 'West 'McDonald's' Ranges' by Betty Wheeler

Painting titled 'West 'McDonald's' Ranges' by Betty Wheeler

Iltja Ntjarra Many Hands collection
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Macdonnell Ranges, Northern Territory, Australia
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Betty Wheeler
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Painting titled 'Between Armstrong block and Jay Creek' by Marcus Wheeler

Painting titled 'Between Armstrong block and Jay Creek' by M...

Iltja Ntjarra Many Hands collection
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Iwupataka, Northern Territory, Australia
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Pastor Marcus Wheeler
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Painting depicts landscape with white eucalypts in foreground

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Hermannsburg, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ian Wassa
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1975
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Hermannsburg, Northern Territory, Australia
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Keith Namatjira
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1976
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Painting by Lenie Namatjira titled 'Early days in Hermannsburg'

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Ngurratjuta Many Hands collection
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Rubuntja
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Painting by Cordula Ebatarinja

Painting by Cordula Ebatarinja

Cheryl Pryor collection
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Cordula Ebatarinja
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The Boundary Fence

The Boundary Fence

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Painting by Athanasius Renkaraka

Painting by Athanasius Renkaraka

Cheryl Pryor collection
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Athanasius Renkaraka
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Untitled painting depicting landscape with white eucalypt in foreground, by Wendy Feifar-Nannup, 1976

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Fremantle, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Wendy Feifar-Nannup
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1976
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