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A lake on our island called Moantu

A lake on our island called Moantu

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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John G. Orsto
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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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Stephen C
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Painting on canvas by Lucky Hilda & Ruth Napaljarri

Painting on canvas by Lucky Hilda & Ruth Napaljarri

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Wooden container, painted by Shorty Lungkarta Tjungurrayi, 1978

Wooden container, painted by Shorty Lungkarta Tjungurrayi, 1...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Shorty Lungkarta Tjungurrayi
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1978
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Ceramic wall tile of Alipurra (Pelican) by Eddie Puruntatameri, Bathurst Island, 1978

Ceramic wall tile of Alipurra (Pelican) by Eddie Puruntatame...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Eddie Puruntatameri
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1978
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My Home

My Home

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Bernard Babui
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Francis Xavier Puruntatameri
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

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

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Unknown
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'Tjunyinkya', painted by Johnnie Scobie Tjapanangka and Turkey Tolson Tjupurrula, 1977

'Tjunyinkya', painted by Johnnie Scobie Tjapanangka and Turk...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Johnnie S. Tjapanangka
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1977
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Rock Wallaby - Charlie Egeley, artist

Rock Wallaby - Charlie Egeley, artist

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Charlie Egeley
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Linda Clyne
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The Moon Man and His Son

The Moon Man and His Son

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Marianne Kantilla
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Mandy Roughsey
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'Flying dingoes', painted by Mick Namarari Tjapaltjarri, 1974

'Flying dingoes', painted by Mick Namarari Tjapaltjarri, 197...

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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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Richard C. Fernando
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Victor Punguatji
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Painting depicting concentric circles by Uta Uta Tjangala

Painting depicting concentric circles by Uta Uta Tjangala

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Uta Uta Tjangala
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1978
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Sunrise at Warrabri when I went there

Sunrise at Warrabri when I went there

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Ali Curung, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jane F. Poantumilui
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

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

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Unknown
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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

Child's drawing

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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Jar decorated with brown slip

Jar decorated with brown slip

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Eddie Puruntatameri
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1976
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Patrick Kantilla
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The barge is coming to Bathurst Island

The barge is coming to Bathurst Island

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

Child's drawing

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

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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John Lowe
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Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Cooktown, Queensland, Australia
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Algonketchup
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Glazed stoneware vase with Tiwi birds by John Bosco Tipiloura, Bathurst Island, 1978

Glazed stoneware vase with Tiwi birds by John Bosco Tipilour...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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John B. Tipiloura
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1978
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

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

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Paulette Kerinaiua
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'Yawalurra', painted by Dinny Nolan Tjampitjinpa, 1975

'Yawalurra', painted by Dinny Nolan Tjampitjinpa, 1975

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dinny Nolan Tjampitjinpa
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1975
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Maria J. Orsto
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Framed dot painting on canvas board

Framed dot painting on canvas board

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Unglazed teapot attributed to Eddie Puruntatameri, Bathurst Island, around 1977

Unglazed teapot attributed to Eddie Puruntatameri, Bathurst ...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Eddie Puruntatameri
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1972
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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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Joss Pongtjimi
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Untitled painting, by Wendy Feifar-Nannup, 1976

Untitled painting, by Wendy Feifar-Nannup, 1976

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Oil paintings
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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 depicts three x-ray style fish

Painting depicts three x-ray style fish

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Bardayal Nadjamerrek
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1974
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Gordon Pukangamirri
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'Trial by Fire', painted by Tim Leura Tjapaltjarri, 1975

'Trial by Fire', painted by Tim Leura Tjapaltjarri, 1975

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Tim L. Tjapaltjarri
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1975
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Richard C. Fernando
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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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Xavier Boys School
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jane F. Poantumilui
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Dancing

Dancing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Malcolm Apuatjimi
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My dad works the grader and roller

My dad works the grader and roller

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jacqueline Puautjimi
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The Honey Ant Dreaming

The Honey Ant Dreaming

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Musty S. Tjapangati
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The Flying Ant Dreaming

The Flying Ant Dreaming

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Toby Brown Djambidjimba
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1976
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Painting on canvas board 'Ilpitirri - Yala Dreaming'

Painting on canvas board 'Ilpitirri - Yala Dreaming'

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Billy Stockman Tjapaltjarri
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1976
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Pukamani Poles

Pukamani Poles

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jane F. Poantumilui
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Carving

Carving

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Enid Purutataameri
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Andrew J. Portaminni
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

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

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Therese M. Munkanome
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'Dreaming of Matjadji' painted by David Corby Tjapaltjarri, 1975

'Dreaming of Matjadji' painted by David Corby Tjapaltjarri, ...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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David Corby Tjapaltjarri
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1975
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The Moon Man and his wife and the son

The Moon Man and his wife and the son

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Claudia Kantilia
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

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

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Cosmas Damien Tipiloura
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Painting depicts two rainbow snakes

Painting depicts two rainbow snakes

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Liverpool River, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Fred D. Narraldol
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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