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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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St Francis Xavier School, Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Angela Neidacowie
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Caroona, New South Wales, Australia
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Marcia Allen
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Simon Gorey
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Dick Roughsey OBE
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Child's drawing - Dreaming by Dianna

Child's drawing - Dreaming by Dianna

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Dhupuma College, Nhulunbuy, Northern Territory, Australia
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Merrkiyawuy Ganambarr
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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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Child's drawing - Our Village by Maryanne Loogatha age 10yrs

Child's drawing - Our Village by Maryanne Loogatha age 10yrs

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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Maryanne Loogatha
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Child's drawing - 'The rainbow arching his blood stained body through the sky' by Dorothy Nurra age13, St Francis Xavier School, Daly River NT

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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St Francis Xavier School, Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dorothy Nurra
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Child's drawing - 'The rainbow arching his blood stained body through the sky' by Judy Batty age 15, St Francis Xavier School, Daly River NT

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St Francis Xavier School, Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Judy Batty
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Douglas Robinson
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Child's drawing - 'Creation' by Rita Roberts, Dhupuma College, Nhulunbuy NT

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Dhupuma College, Nhulunbuy, Northern Territory, Australia
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Rita Roberts
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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John M. Munkara
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Andrew Walker
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Child's drawing - Dreaming by Dianna, Dhupuma College, Nhulunbuy NSW

Child's drawing - Dreaming by Dianna, Dhupuma College, Nhulu...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Dhupuma College, Nhulunbuy, Northern Territory, Australia
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Merrkiyawuy Ganambarr
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Untitled child's drawing by Maxie Pearce, Yirara College, Alice Springs NT

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Maxie Pearce
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Child's drawing - Wilbur Chaseling arriving at Yirrkala in 1935 by Gary Wununthwuy

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Yirrkala School, Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Au...
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Gary Wununthwuy
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Darryn J. Fernando
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Audrey Karyuka
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Grace Loogatha
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Tabulam, New South Wales, Australia
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D Collins
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Child's drawing - My dad works the grader and roller by Jacqueline Puautjimi

Child's drawing - My dad works the grader and roller by Jacq...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Wurrumiyanga (Nguiu), Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Terri...
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Jacqueline Puautjimi
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Weapon - Spearthrower

Weapon - Spearthrower

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Child's drawing by Robert Djirrya

Child's drawing by Robert Djirrya

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Yirrkala School, Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Au...
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Robert Djirryal
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Gerald
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Francis Damien Mukwamkum
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Shield

Shield

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Child's drawing - The flood in 1974 by Annunciata Namida age 12, St Francis Xavier School, Daly River NT

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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St Francis Xavier School, Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Annunciata Namida
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Angelo Munkara
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1824
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Child's drawing ? Amata by Anne Ferguson age16, Alice Springs NT

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ann Ferguson
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Child's drawing by Beverley Nabananaka Marshall

Child's drawing by Beverley Nabananaka Marshall

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Yuendumu, Northern Territory, Australia
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Beverley Nabanangka Marshall
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Murrupurtiyanuwu Catholic Primary School, Wurrumiyanga, Bathurst Is...
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Cassian Tipiloura
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Florence Bell
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Child's drawing by unknown artist

Child's drawing by unknown artist

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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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Christopher Tipiloura
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Child's drawing - Pukamani Poles by Margaret Rose Pilakui age 9yrs

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Wurrumiyanga (Nguiu), Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Terri...
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Margaret R. Pilakui
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Gerald Porter
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Cyril J. Kerinaiua
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bentinck Island, Queensland, Australia
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Lorraine West Dantin
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Bark painting 'Ngaldjorlboh of the

Bark painting 'Ngaldjorlboh of the "Early Dreamtime" ' by Bo...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Bobby B. Nganjmirra
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Child's drawing - The girls getting yams for themselves, by Garawan

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Garawan Wanambi
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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St Francis Xavier School, Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lucia Carlingun
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Child's drawing - campsite near water with setting sun by Joanne Garnguikpuy Munyarryun

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Dhupuma College, Nhulunbuy, Northern Territory, Australia
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Joanne Garngulkpuy Munyarryun
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Port Keats (Wadeye), Northern Territory, Australia
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Jeanette Chla
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Child's drawing - Turtle Hunting

Child's drawing - Turtle Hunting

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Herbert
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Child's drawing by unknown artist

Child's drawing by unknown artist

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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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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Child's drawing of ceremony scene by Johnny Mango, Weipa QLD

Child's drawing of ceremony scene by Johnny Mango, Weipa QLD

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Weipa, Queensland, Australia
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Johnny Mango
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Mornington Island State School
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Tasmania, Australia
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

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

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Yuendumu, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jacob
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs High School
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Child's drawing - Purukupali and Japara Fighting

Child's drawing - Purukupali and Japara Fighting

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Child's drawing

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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Untitled child's drawing by Algon Ketchup, Year 8, Cooktown

Untitled child's drawing by Algon Ketchup, Year 8, Cooktown

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Cooktown, Queensland, Australia
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Algon Ketchup
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Child's drawing of house by Anna Maria Tipiloura, Bathurst Island NT

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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Anna M. Tipiloura
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Murrupurtiyanuwu Catholic Primary School, Wurrumiyanga, Bathurst Is...
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Port Keats (Wadeye), Northern Territory, Australia
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Jack V. Kinthari
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