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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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John M. Munkara
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Tasmania, Australia
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Willie E
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jocelyn Tipunagwuti
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Francis Damien Mukwamkum
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'Dreaming at Watunuma' by Uta UtaTjangala, 1975

'Dreaming at Watunuma' by Uta UtaTjangala, 1975

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Uta Uta Tjangala
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1975
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Cokootoo Woman

Cokootoo Woman

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Valerian Munkara
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Della Parkilari
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Pukumani Poles

Pukumani Poles

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Anacleta Timaepakua
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Out Bush

Out Bush

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Thomas Portaminni
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Adrian
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Sheila Portaminni
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Pamela Tipuamantumirri
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The Sunny Day

The Sunny Day

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Marie C. Kantilla
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Warren Portaminni
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Enid Purutataameri
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Irramaru (Tiwi word for eagle)

Irramaru (Tiwi word for eagle)

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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John V. Orsto
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mervyn Tungutalum
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Melville Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Joachim
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Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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Francis Xavier Puruntatameri
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Tasmania, Australia
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Margaret Creighton
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bruny Island, Tasmania, Australia
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Chris Wells
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Dawn in Central Australia

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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Painting depicts three human figures, an echidna and hunting tools.

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Liverpool River, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dick N. Murrumurru
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Valma Tipiloura
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Edna Mary
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Painting depicts Namarrkon, the Lightning Spirit and dancing mimi spirits by Jimmy Nakkurridjdjilmi Nganjmirra of Gunbalanya, 1970

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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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Jimmy N. Nganjmirra
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1970
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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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Garden Point on Melville Island

Garden Point on Melville Island

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jamie Tipiloura
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Painted Wandjina board by Lily Karadada

Painted Wandjina board by Lily Karadada

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Mowanjum, West Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Lily Karadada
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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The children are playing basketball

The children are playing basketball

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Anne M. Munkara
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Peter
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Philomena
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Painting depicts 25 fish arranged in nine lines

Painting depicts 25 fish arranged in nine lines

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Maralwanga
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Marianne Kantilla
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Animals

Animals

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Sheila Portaminni
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Painting depicting vegetation with running emu, by Butcher Joe Nangan

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Joe (Butcher) Nangan
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1976
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jock Pouatjimi
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Paul Ullungurra
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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John V. Orsto
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Portrait of Lionel Rose carved into an emu egg

Portrait of Lionel Rose carved into an emu egg

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Engraved emu eggs
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Bourke, New South Wales, Australia
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Bill Reid
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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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Therese A. Pilakui
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Barry Ullungurra
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Clement Antirimgaraka
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Stephen M. Orsto
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The old people smoke the crab claw

The old people smoke the crab claw

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Louis J. Tipungwuti
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Valentina Puautjimi
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Dot painting on canvas by Magaret Bumble Bee

Dot painting on canvas by Magaret Bumble Bee

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Margaret Bumble Bee
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Darryn J. Fernando
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Billy Poantumilui
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My island in the sun

My island in the sun

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Edna M. Tipiloura
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mathew 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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Bark painting depicting a totemic crocodile by Yirawala, Croker Island, 1965

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Croker Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Painting depicts a large central concentric circle with six smaller ones

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Shorty Lungkarta Tjungurrayi
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Carmelita Tipungwuti
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Merlene Poantulura
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Rrikili
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