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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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Landscape with grass tree

Landscape with grass tree

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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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Ernabella Walka early water colour design

Ernabella Walka early water colour design

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 3
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Watercolour paintings
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Unknown
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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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Watercolour painting on paper featuring a landscape with a central mountain in the background and trees either side, by Shane Pickett.

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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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Painting on paper by Nathanael Maralngura, Gunbalanya (Oenpelli) NT - from the story 'Inganarr, the Giant Serpent' in the book 'Djugurba. Tales from the Spirit Time' (1974), p. 33

Painting on paper by Nathanael Maralngura, Gunbalanya (Oenpe...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Watercolour paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Nathanael N. Maralngura
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1974
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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

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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 on paper by Nathanael Maralngura, Gunbalanya (Oenpelli) NT - from the story 'Inganarr, the Giant Serpent' in the book 'Djugurba. Tales from the Spirit Time' (1974), p. 30

Painting on paper by Nathanael Maralngura, Gunbalanya (Oenpe...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Watercolour paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Nathanael N. Maralngura
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1974
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Landscape painting

Landscape painting

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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Richard Moketarinja
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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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Watercolour paintings
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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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'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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Ford Abbey, Oakhampton, Devon

Ford Abbey, Oakhampton, Devon

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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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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Eddie K. Mabo
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1952
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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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Ernabella Walka early water colour design

Ernabella Walka early water colour design

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 3
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Watercolour paintings
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Unknown
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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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Painting of a landscape

Painting of a landscape

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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Robert Eggington
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1999
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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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Watercolour paintings
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Benita Clements
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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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Watercolour paintings
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Jilakurru, Western Australia, Australia
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Mervyn Street
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2007
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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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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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Did They Beat The Drum Slowly As They Lowered You Down? by Ellen Jose

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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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Depicts a county scene

Depicts a county scene

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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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 paintings
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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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Watercolour paintings
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Kaapa M. Tjampitjinpa
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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 paintings
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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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Painting by Benita Clements titled 'Albert Namatjira and his sons painting out bush'

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Ngurratjuta Many Hands collection
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Benita Clements
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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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Benjamin Landara
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1976
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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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Hermannsburg style painting, titled 'MacDonnell Ranges', by Claude Panka

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Coulson collection
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Macdonnell Ranges, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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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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Painting titled 'West 'McDonald's' Ranges' by Lenie Namatjira

Painting titled 'West 'McDonald's' Ranges' by Lenie Namatjir...

Iltja Ntjarra Many Hands collection
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Macdonnell Ranges, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lenie Namatjira
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Trees at a billabong, by Tjyllyungoo (Lance Chad)

Trees at a billabong, by Tjyllyungoo (Lance Chad)

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Lance Tjyllyungoo
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Painting by Maurice Namatjira

Painting by Maurice Namatjira

Cheryl Pryor collection
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Maurice Namatjira
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Painting by Keith Namatjira

Painting by Keith Namatjira

Cheryl Pryor collection
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Keith 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 depicts landscape with eucalypts in foreground

Painting depicts landscape with eucalypts in foreground

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Peter T. Taylor
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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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Painting titled 'West 'McDonald's' Ranges' by Lenie Namatjira

Painting titled 'West 'McDonald's' Ranges' by Lenie Namatjir...

Iltja Ntjarra Many Hands collection
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Watercolour paintings
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Macdonnell Ranges, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lenie Namatjira
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Frisian Farm, Holland

Frisian Farm, Holland

Petronella Wensing collection no. 4
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Watercolour paintings
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Alec J. Rotteveel
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Ernabella Walka early water colour design

Ernabella Walka early water colour design

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 3
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Watercolour paintings
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Unknown
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Painting titled 'Copyright for Namatjira' by Gloria Pannka

Painting titled 'Copyright for Namatjira' by Gloria Pannka

Iltja Ntjarra Many Hands collection
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Watercolour paintings
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Macdonnell Ranges, Northern Territory, Australia
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Gloria Pannka
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Kalamina Gorge in Kariginal Nat Park No 1. in Trilogy

Kalamina Gorge in Kariginal Nat Park No 1. in Trilogy "Spiri...

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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Watercolour painting of Blundell's Cottage, Canberra, ACT, 1930s

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Muriel Kelly collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Beth Klinge
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1930
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Painting of a landscape with white eucalypts in foreground, ...

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 Henoch Raberaba

Painting by Henoch Raberaba

Cheryl Pryor collection
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Henoch Raberaba
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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 Maurice Namatjira

Painting by Maurice Namatjira

Cheryl Pryor collection
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Maurice Namatjira
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Painting depicting landscape with white gums

Painting depicting landscape with white gums

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Hermannsburg, Northern Territory, Australia
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Basil Rantji
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1975
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Landscape painting by Keith Namatjira

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

Painting by Athanasius Renkaraka

Cheryl Pryor collection
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Man wearing a headband and with his hand on his chin

Man wearing a headband and with his hand on his chin

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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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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Painting depicting a lizard and a snake by Daniel Goodwin

Painting depicting a lizard and a snake by Daniel Goodwin

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Daniel Goodwin
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1986
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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 Vanessa Inkamala

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Iltja Ntjarra Many Hands collection
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Macdonnell Ranges, Northern Territory, Australia
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Vanessa Inkamala
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Hermannsburg style painting, titled 'Range Scene',  by Henoch Raberaba

Hermannsburg style painting, titled 'Range Scene', by Henoc...

Coulson collection
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Henoch Raberaba
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