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Painting depicts a large shark & lizard

Painting depicts a large shark & lizard

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 4
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lardjanga
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1967
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Painting depicts four goannas

Painting depicts four goannas

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lardjanga
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Painting is divided into 8 sections with 4 birds & 4 lizards

Painting is divided into 8 sections with 4 birds & 4 lizards

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 4
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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1967
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Painting depicts 8 lizards

Painting depicts 8 lizards

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 4
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lardjanga
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1967
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Painting on card depicting three goannas, by Lardjanga

Painting on card depicting three goannas, by Lardjanga

Dr Howard Morphy collection no. 3
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Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lardjanga
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Bark painting with dancing men, bird figures, possum and crocodile

Bark painting with dancing men, bird figures, possum and cro...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Painting on card depicting five ochre fish, by Lardjanga

Painting on card depicting five ochre fish, by Lardjanga

Dr Howard Morphy collection no. 3
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Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Painting on card depicting three ochre fish, by Lardjanga

Painting on card depicting three ochre fish, by Lardjanga

Dr Howard Morphy collection no. 3
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Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Painting on card depicting elongated form between two goannas, by Lardjanga

Painting on card depicting elongated form between two goanna...

Dr Howard Morphy collection no. 3
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Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lardjanga
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