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'Natawalu' by Helicopter Tjungurrayi, 2007

'Natawalu' by Helicopter Tjungurrayi, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Helicopter Tjungurrayi
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2007
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'Minyipuru' by Rita Simpson, Rosie Williams and Dulcie Gibbs, 2007

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Kilykily, Western Australia, Australia
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Rita Simpson
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2007
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'Marapinti' by Josephine Nangala, 2008

'Marapinti' by Josephine Nangala, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Kiwirrkurra Community, Western Australia, Australia
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Josephine Nangala
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2008
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'Wikirri' by Jakayu Biljabu, 2007

'Wikirri' by Jakayu Biljabu, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Kilykily, Western Australia, Australia
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Jakayu Biljabu
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2007
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Linen dress with Australian wildflower embroidery

Linen dress with Australian wildflower embroidery

Jan Taylor collection
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'Footprints on the Rabbit Proof Fence' by Judith Samson (Anya)

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Judith Samson collection
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'Mustering' by Veronia Lulu, 2007

'Mustering' by Veronia Lulu, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Mulan, Western Australia, Australia
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Veronica Lulu
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2007
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Latvian white, red and grey costume blouse

Latvian white, red and grey costume blouse

Guna Kinne collection no. 1
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Riga, Latvia
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Mrs Guna Kinne
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1939
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Drawing depicting Governor Davey's Proclamation to the Aborigines 1816

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Governor Davey's Proclamation to the Aborigines 1816 collection
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Drawings
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Lieutenant-Governor George Arthur
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1829
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'Nyakungtjuungku' by Lucy Loomoo, 2007

'Nyakungtjuungku' by Lucy Loomoo, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Balgo, Western Australia, Australia
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Lucy Loomoo
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2007
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Latvian natural-coloured linen waistcoat with black embroidery

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Guna Kinne collection no. 1
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Riga, Latvia
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Mrs Guna Kinne
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1942
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'Tjunyinkya', painted by Johnnie Scobie Tjapanangka and Turkey Tolson Tjupurrula, 1977

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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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Comin' Home by Ros Langford

Comin' Home by Ros Langford

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Ros Langford collection
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Tasmania, Australia
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Ros Langford
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'Mungily' by Veronica Lulu, 2008

'Mungily' by Veronica Lulu, 2008

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Mulan, Western Australia, Australia
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Veronica Lulu
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Walungawari Waterhole by Queenie McKenzie, 1998

Walungawari Waterhole by Queenie McKenzie, 1998

Judith and Ron Behan collection no. 1
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Queenie M. Nakarra
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1998
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'Kiriwirri' by Jan Billycan, 2008

'Kiriwirri' by Jan Billycan, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Jan Billycan
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2008
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'Tingarri Dreaming', painted by Charlie Tjapangati, 1981

'Tingarri Dreaming', painted by Charlie Tjapangati, 1981

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Charlie Tjapangati
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1981
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'Paraku and Walmajarri People' by Veronica Lulu, 2007

'Paraku and Walmajarri People' by Veronica Lulu, 2007

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Mulan, Western Australia, Australia
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Veronica Lulu
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2007
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You love them - Fight for them!

You love them - Fight for them!

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 6
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Political posters
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Victorian State Recruiting Committee
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1939
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'Tika Tika' by Nola Campbell, 2008

'Tika Tika' by Nola Campbell, 2008

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Patjarr, Western Australia, Australia
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Nola Campbell
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2008
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'Kurrkumalu' by Mayapu Elsie Thomas, 2007

'Kurrkumalu' by Mayapu Elsie Thomas, 2007

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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Mayapu E. Thomas
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2007
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Seven Sisters

Seven Sisters

Songlines - Tjampawa Katie Kawiny collection
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Acrylic paintings
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Amata, South Australia, Australia
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Mrs Tjampawa K. Kawiny
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2013
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'Puntuwarri' by Pukarlyi Milly Kelly, 2007

'Puntuwarri' by Pukarlyi Milly Kelly, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Kilykily, Western Australia, Australia
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Milly Kelly
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2007
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Untitled by Miriam Napanangka, 2007

Untitled by Miriam Napanangka, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Kujuwarri, Western Australia, Australia
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Miriam Napanangka
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2007
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Empire Day poster

Empire Day poster

Empire Day poster collection
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J Roy Stevens Pty Ltd
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'Puntuwarri' by Milly Kelly and Hayley Atkins, 2007

'Puntuwarri' by Milly Kelly and Hayley Atkins, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Kilykily, Western Australia, Australia
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Milly Kelly
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2007
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'Blood on the Ground, Wells 33-41' by Clifford Brooks, 2007

'Blood on the Ground, Wells 33-41' by Clifford Brooks, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Clifford Brooks
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Painting by Josephine Nangala, 2007

Painting by Josephine Nangala, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Kujuwarri, Western Australia, Australia
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Josephine Nangala
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2007
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Oil on linen portrait of the racehorse 'Jorrocks'

Oil on linen portrait of the racehorse 'Jorrocks'

Jorrocks collection
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Unknown Artist
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1840
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'Puntawarri, Jilakurru and Kumpupirntily' by Dadda Samson and Judith Samson, 2008

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Canning Stock Route collection
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Dadda Samson
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2008
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'Kiriwirri' by Jan Billycan, 2008

'Kiriwirri' by Jan Billycan, 2008

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Bidyadanga (La Grange), Western Australia, Australia
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Jan Billycan
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2008
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'Nyaru' by Charlie Wallabi, 2007

'Nyaru' by Charlie Wallabi, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Kilykily, Western Australia, Australia
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Charlie Wallabi
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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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'Pangkapini, Minyipuru' by Norma Giles, 2008

'Pangkapini, Minyipuru' by Norma Giles, 2008

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Warburton, Western Australia, Australia
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Norma Giles
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2008
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'Lipuru, Kukupanyu and Wajaparni' by Kuji Rosie Goodjie, 2007

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Canning Stock Route collection
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Kuji R. Goodjie
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2007
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Untitled painting by Ada Bird Petyarre

Untitled painting by Ada Bird Petyarre

Helen Eager and Christopher Hodges collection no. 2
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Acrylic paintings
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Utopia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ada B. Petyarre
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1990
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'Katatjilkarr to Kaningarra' by  Miriam Napanangka, 2007

'Katatjilkarr to Kaningarra' by Miriam Napanangka, 2007

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Kilykily, Western Australia, Australia
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Miriam Napanangka
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2007
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'Yumari', painted by Uta Uta Tjangala, 1981

'Yumari', painted by Uta Uta Tjangala, 1981

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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1981
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Mistake Creek Massacre

Mistake Creek Massacre

Queenie McKenzie (Nakarra) collection no.2
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Mistake Creek, Northern Territory, Australia
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Queenie M. Nakarra
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1997
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'Lampu, Kurninarra, Kartalapuru, Kujuwarri' by Kuji Rosie Goodjie, 2007

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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Kuji R. Goodjie
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2007
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Did They Beat The Drum Slowly As They Lowered You Down?

Did They Beat The Drum Slowly As They Lowered You Down?

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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'Kalyuyangku' by Richard Yukenbarri (Yugumbari), 2007

'Kalyuyangku' by Richard Yukenbarri (Yugumbari), 2007

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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Richard Yukenbarri (Yugumbari)
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2007
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Camelaku Tjukurpa [a story about camels] by Pantjiti Lionel

Camelaku Tjukurpa [a story about camels] by Pantjiti Lionel

Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
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Acrylic paintings
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Pantjiti Lionel
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2005
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Sign Here - So Help Me God!

Sign Here - So Help Me God!

Ellen Jose collection
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Oil paintings
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Ms Ellen Jose
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1992
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'Purrungu' by Jackie Giles, 2008

'Purrungu' by Jackie Giles, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Warburton, Western Australia, Australia
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Jackie Giles
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2008
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'Kiriwirri' by Jan Billycan, 2008

'Kiriwirri' by Jan Billycan, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Bidyadanga (La Grange), Western Australia, Australia
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Jan Billycan
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2008
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Untitled painting by Elsie Tilmouth

Untitled painting by Elsie Tilmouth

Helen Eager and Christopher Hodges collection no. 2
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Acrylic paintings
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Utopia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Elsie Tilmouth
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1989
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'Waruwiya' by Helicopter Tjungurrayi, 2007

'Waruwiya' by Helicopter Tjungurrayi, 2007

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Kilykily, Western Australia, Australia
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Helicopter Tjungurrayi
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2007
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'Witji Rock Holes' by Jane Gimme, 2007

'Witji Rock Holes' by Jane Gimme, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Kilykily, Western Australia, Australia
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Jane Gimme
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2007
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Untitled painting by Louie Pwerle

Untitled painting by Louie Pwerle

Helen Eager and Christopher Hodges collection no. 2
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Acrylic paintings
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Utopia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Louie Pwerle
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1990
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'Kinyu' by Eubena Nampitjin, 2007

'Kinyu' by Eubena Nampitjin, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Kilykily, Western Australia, Australia
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Eubena Nampitjin
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2007
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Awelye painting by June Bird

Awelye painting by June Bird

Helen Eager and Christopher Hodges collection no. 2
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Utopia, Northern Territory, Australia
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June Bird
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1989
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Doily

Doily

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel Ester McPhee
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1916
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'Kumpupirntily' by Jakayu Biljabu and Dadda Samson, 2007

'Kumpupirntily' by Jakayu Biljabu and Dadda Samson, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Jakayu Biljabu
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2007
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'Pangkapini, Minyipuru' by Mulyatingki Marney, 2007

'Pangkapini, Minyipuru' by Mulyatingki Marney, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Kilykily, Western Australia, Australia
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Mulyatingki Marney
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2007
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'Kunawarritji and Kinyu' by Eubena Nampitjin, 2007

'Kunawarritji and Kinyu' by Eubena Nampitjin, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Kilykily, Western Australia, Australia
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Eubena Nampitjin
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2007
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Length of linen tape

Length of linen tape

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Motoring Map of Malaya used by James Pitkeathly, 1929

Motoring Map of Malaya used by James Pitkeathly, 1929

James Pitkeathly collection no. 1
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'Minyma Kutjarra' by Pulpurru Davies, 2008

'Minyma Kutjarra' by Pulpurru Davies, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Patjarr, Western Australia, Australia
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2008
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Untitled painting by Billy Petyarre

Untitled painting by Billy Petyarre

Helen Eager and Christopher Hodges collection no. 2
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Utopia, Northern Territory, Australia
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1990
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