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'Two possums climbing the tree of life with bird guardian at top' by Narritjin Maymuru, Yirrkala, 1977

'Two possums climbing the tree of life with bird guardian at...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Narritjin Maymuru
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1977
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Shark by Maw Mununggurr

Shark by Maw Mununggurr

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Bark paintings
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Maw Mununggurr
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1977
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Painting depicts two branches of yam leaves

Painting depicts two branches of yam leaves

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Bulminaway
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1977
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Daymirn - a whale-like  fish.

Daymirn - a whale-like fish.

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Djuwali
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1977
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Painting depicts abstract pattern with oval shapes

Painting depicts abstract pattern with oval shapes

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ron Guthaburra
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1977
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Yoikal - the kingfish.

Yoikal - the kingfish.

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Bumiti 2 Dhamarrandji
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1977
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Painting depicts a human figure, kangaroos & bandicoot

Painting depicts a human figure, kangaroos & bandicoot

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mithili
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1977
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Painting depicts a mythical figure, spears, three skulls & possible jellyfish

Painting depicts a mythical figure, spears, three skulls & p...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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1977
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Bark painting depicts a shark

Bark painting depicts a shark

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mutitbuy
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1977
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Thunder storm - Mungan.

Thunder storm - Mungan.

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ohumariny
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1977
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Bark painting depicting two ancestral figures

Bark painting depicting two ancestral figures

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dhundiwuy
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1977
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