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One Tiwi man running after Joe Cooper

One Tiwi man running after Joe Cooper

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Albana Poantumilui
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Painting depicts kangaroo, x-ray style

Painting depicts kangaroo, x-ray style

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Our town Nguiu on Bathurst Island

Our town Nguiu on Bathurst Island

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

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Shaun Kerinaiua
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Andrew J. Portaminni
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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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Carmel T. Kantilla
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'Tingarri Men at Ngalkalarra', painted by  Freddy Tjugudi West Tjakamarra, 1975

'Tingarri Men at Ngalkalarra', painted by Freddy Tjugudi We...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Yayayi, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Freddy Tjugudi West Tjakamarra
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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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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Big Dog Island, Tasmania, Australia
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Jason Mansell
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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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Josette Apuatjimi
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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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John Gerard
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Mary Dunn
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Child's drawing titled 'Yagan', by Alex Rowan

Child's drawing titled 'Yagan', by Alex Rowan

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nollamara, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Alex Rowan
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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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Edna Mary
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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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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paula
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Child's drawing - Mutton bird

Child's drawing - Mutton bird

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Tasmania, Australia
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Ricky Smith
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Going for a ride out bush

Going for a ride out bush

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Linda Pupangamirri
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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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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Andrew J. Portaminni
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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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Edwin Fernando
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Howard Wayne
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1971
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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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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Robina Tipakili
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Marie C. Kerinaiua
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Painting depicts a kangaroo

Painting depicts a kangaroo

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Yiwun Y. Maduwarr
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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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Darren Moffitt
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Green Frog

Green Frog

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Sylvester V. Fernando
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Purukapal drowned himself and carry his dead son into the sea

Purukapal drowned himself and carry his dead son into the se...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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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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Dancing

Dancing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Rosemary Pilakui
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Marguerita Munkara
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'Dreaming at Ilingaringa', painted by Billy Nolan Tjapangarti, 1976

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Warra Wea, Western Desert, Australia
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Nolan Tjapangati
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1976
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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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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Stanislaus Kantilla
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Louis J. Tipungwuti
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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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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Connell Tipilowra
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'Wallaby Men Dreaming at Marru(nga)' by Clifford Possum Tjapaltjarri, 1976

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Clifford Possum Tjapaltjarri
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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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Anita Gorey
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'Nuda, the rock wallaby site'

'Nuda, the rock wallaby site'

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Tim L. Tjapaltjarri
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Sarah
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Concepta Puautjinni
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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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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Joyce Tipuamantumirri
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Edna M. Tipiloura
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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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Katrina Kerinaiua
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Untitled framed acrylic painting by Wendy Feifar-Nannup

Untitled framed acrylic painting by Wendy Feifar-Nannup

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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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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Edwin 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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Concepta Palipuaminni
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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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Mrs Lily Karadeda
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Child's drawing of night-time camp scene by Ancilla Munkara, Bathurst Island NT

Child's drawing of night-time camp scene by Ancilla Munkara,...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ancilla Munkara
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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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Yirramaruwu Amintiya Murtati (eagle and hawk)

Yirramaruwu Amintiya Murtati (eagle and hawk)

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mary Agnes Timaepatua
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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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Kalina Timaepatua
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Painting depicts two fish opposing each other

Painting depicts two fish opposing each other

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Namarrkon

Namarrkon

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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Painting by Johnny Warankula Djagamara, 1975

Painting by Johnny Warankula Djagamara, 1975

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Johnny W. Djagamara
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1975
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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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Snake Bay, Melville Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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