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Green and yellow screenprinted cotton dress

Green and yellow screenprinted cotton dress

Max Bourke collection
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Bima Wear Co-operative
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1988
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Child's drawing - Australia before the Aborigines came by Nelson Peters age 15yrs

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Nelson Peters
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Child's drawing - Sydney Harbour and the Opera House by Michael Marshall

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Michael Marshall
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jimmy J. Langdon
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Peter Tex
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1976
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mark Kamara
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jack
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Breaking in the horses

Breaking in the horses

Alice Springs School of the Air collection
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Supplejack Downs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Cameron Cook
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1998
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mark Paltare
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Carving of a lizard

Carving of a lizard

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Wood carvings
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Pauline Connelly
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1987
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Patricia Boko
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Iris Nugget
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Child's drawing - 'Land' by Jenny John, 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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Jenny John
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Douglas Wilson
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Susan Ferguson
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Maxie J. Davis
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Yirara College
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Child's drawing ? Maryvale by Margaret Campbell, 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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Margaret Campbell
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Yirara College, Alice Springs, NT, Australia
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Simon Morton
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Roslyn Frith
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Gregory Growson
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Child's drawing - Top End Corroboree by Lloyd Inkamala age 13yrs

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lloyd Inkamala
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Child's drawing - 'When the first white man came' by Harold Webb, 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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Harold Webb
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Child's drawing - The white man crosses the Simpson Desert by Brian Jagamara Wilson

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Brian J. Wilson
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Diary account of the Thornycroft Expedition into Central Australia to recover the bodies of aviators Anderson and Hitchcock in 1929

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Sharp and Cook collection
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Diaries
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Tanami, Australia
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Mr Leslie S. Miles
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1929
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Smoko time in the bush

Smoko time in the bush

Alice Springs School of the Air collection
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Supplejack Downs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Loretta Cook
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1998
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Willie Johnson
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Child's drawing - This is my Uncle Cyril. He around a bit by Rosemary Harris, 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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Rosemary Harris
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'Snake Dreaming at Naruingya', by Yumpuluru Tjungurrayi, 1976

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Warra Wea, Western Desert, Australia
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Yumpuluru Tjungurrayi
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1976
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Hazel Rose
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Child's drawing - Corroboree by Maxie Davis age 14yrs

Child's drawing - Corroboree by Maxie Davis age 14yrs

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Maxie J. Davis
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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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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Yirara College, Alice Springs, NT, Australia
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Simon Mouton
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Areyonga, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mary Joseph
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Albert Cook
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Richard Long
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lloyd
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1975
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Child's drawing - 'The tropics in the wet season' by Linda Clyne, Yirara College, Alice Springs NT

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Yirara College, Alice Springs, NT, Australia
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Linda Clyne
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mark Fly
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Untitled child's drawing by Patricia, 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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Patricia
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Elsie
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Child's drawing ? Roadtrain by Marshall Poulson age 13, 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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Marshall Poulson
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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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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lucky Walker
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jonathan Ross
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ned Wilson
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Yirara College
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Child's drawing - Dawn in Central Australia

Child's drawing - Dawn in Central Australia

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Cris Rice
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'Dreaming Story at Warlugulong (Warlukulangu)' by Clifford Possum Tjapaltjarri, 1976

'Dreaming Story at Warlugulong (Warlukulangu)' by Clifford P...

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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'The Dancing Women at Nyuminga' painted by by George Tjungurrayi, 1976

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Warra Wea, Western Desert, Australia
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George Tjungurrayi
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1976
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Ngalyipi Vine Dreaming at Yarrungkanyi, by Paddy Carroll Tjungurrayi.

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Paddy Carroll Tjungurrayi
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1988
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Maxie J. Davis
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Child's drawing from Ernabella

Child's drawing from Ernabella

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Susan Tjungania
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mary Joseph Manitjakura
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Geoffrey Pepprill
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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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Untitled drawing

Untitled drawing

Alice Springs School of the Air collection
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Yambah, Northern Territory, Australia
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Kirsty Gorey
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1998
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Child's drawing - Road to the Olgas by Cris Rice

Child's drawing - Road to the Olgas by Cris Rice

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Cris Rice
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Child's drawing of Albert Namatjira

Child's drawing of Albert Namatjira

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Kirton Point, South Australia, Australia
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Billy Miller
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Simon Morton
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