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Bark painting depicts a large white canoe containing five people, above a long-necked bird and two large lizards

Bark painting depicts a large white canoe containing five pe...

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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Bark painting depicts two goannas

Bark painting depicts two goannas

Maningrida Arts and Crafts 1982 collection
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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1982
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Double sided bark painting depicting turtle on one side, kangaroo on reverse

Double sided bark painting depicting turtle on one side, kan...

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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Bark painting depicts a large fish

Bark painting depicts a large fish

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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Bark painting depicts a long-necked bird like an emu or turkey, painted in x-ray style

Bark painting depicts a long-necked bird like an emu or turk...

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Painting depicts a dugong above and a fish below, both executed in the x-ray style

Painting depicts a dugong above and a fish below, both execu...

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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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1963
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Painting depicts a hollow log coffin between 2 tapered objects and a didjeridu

Painting depicts a hollow log coffin between 2 tapered objec...

Y Pettinato collection
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Bark painting depicting six figures

Bark painting depicting six figures

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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Painting depicts 4 long neck tortoises and two crayfish

Painting depicts 4 long neck tortoises and two crayfish

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Bark painting depicting a large fish above a turtle, a coiled serpent and a smaller fish

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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Painting depicting a dismembered kangaroo

Painting depicting a dismembered kangaroo

Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies - Australian National Un...
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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1984
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Bark painting depicts a frill-necked lizard

Bark painting depicts a frill-necked lizard

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Bark painting depicts a large turtle

Bark painting depicts a large turtle

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Bark painting depicts a large kangaroo being speared by a hunter, above a long-necked bird (possibly emu)

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Bark painting featuring yellow design on red background

Bark painting featuring yellow design on red background

Professor WEH Stanner collection no. 2
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Port Keats (Wadeye), Northern Territory, Australia
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1975
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