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'Wilkinkarra Men's Camp', painted by Long Jack Phillipus Tjakamarra, 1975

'Wilkinkarra Men's Camp', painted by Long Jack Phillipus Tja...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Long Jack Phillipus Tjakamarra
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1975
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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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'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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Nyurpaya painting

Nyurpaya painting

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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Nyurpaya
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Ground painting commissioned for the opening of Tandanya in March 1990

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Tandanya collection no. 3
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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1990
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Untitled

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Dick Roughsey OBE
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Wangurnu by Eunice Yunurupa Porter, 2011

Wangurnu by Eunice Yunurupa Porter, 2011

Warakurna History Paintings collection no.2
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Eunice Y. Porter
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2011
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Framed dot painting on canvas board

Framed dot painting on canvas board

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Untitled illustration for pages 6-7 of 'The Rainbow Serpent' (1975)

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Dick Roughsey OBE
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1975
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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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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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'Wantili to Wuranu' by Lily Long and Sarah Brooks, 2007

'Wantili to Wuranu' by Lily Long and Sarah Brooks, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Kilykily, Western Australia, Australia
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Lily Long
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2007
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Painting depicting ground designs used in Tingari ceremonies

Painting depicting ground designs used in Tingari ceremonies

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Pini Tjapaltjarri
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1981
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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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'Waruwiya' by Helicopter Tjungurrayi, 2007

'Waruwiya' by Helicopter Tjungurrayi, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Kilykily, Western Australia, Australia
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Helicopter Tjungurrayi
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2007
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The Army Plane that came to Warburton by Eunice Yunurupa Porter

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Warakurna History Paintings collection
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Warakurna Community, Western Australia, Australia
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Eunice Y. Porter
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2011
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Painting on canvas by F E Carlo

Painting on canvas by F E Carlo

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Bourke, New South Wales, Australia
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F E. Carlo
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Painting of crayfish amongst leaves, by Garmarroongoo Michael Huddleston

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Queanbeyan, New South Wales, Australia
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Garmarroongoo
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Kungkarangkalpa Attila

Kungkarangkalpa Attila

Songlines - Tjunkaya Tapaya collection
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Tjunkaya Tapaya
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2014
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Sacred Yam Story

Sacred Yam Story

Sally Banyard collection
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mick Wallankarri Tjakamarra
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1977
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Kang'khan Brothers story

Kang'khan Brothers story

Joe Ngallametta collection
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Joe Ngallametta
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2004
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'Time Change'

'Time Change'

Diana Boyer collection
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Diana Boyer
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Untitled

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Dick Roughsey OBE
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Untitled

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Dick Roughsey OBE
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The Malaparra Possum Story by Billy Stockman Tjapaltjarri

The Malaparra Possum Story by Billy Stockman Tjapaltjarri

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Billy Stockman Tjapaltjarri
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1976
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Dot painting on canvas by Magaret Bumble Bee

Dot painting on canvas by Magaret Bumble Bee

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Margaret Bumble Bee
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Camel Lady by Jean Burke

Camel Lady by Jean Burke

Warakurna History Paintings collection
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Warakurna Community, Western Australia, Australia
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Jean I. Burke
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2011
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'Kalyuyangku' by Richard Yukenbarri (Yugumbari), 2007

'Kalyuyangku' by Richard Yukenbarri (Yugumbari), 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Richard Yukenbarri (Yugumbari)
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2007
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'Kulyayi' by Milkujung Jewess James, 2007

'Kulyayi' by Milkujung Jewess James, 2007

Canning Stock Route Collection
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Ngumpan, Western Australia, Australia
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Milkujung J. James
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2007
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Untitled illustration for pages 32-33 of 'The Rainbow Serpent' (1975)

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Dick Roughsey OBE
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1975
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'Kiritjinya', painted  by John Tjakamarra, 1975

'Kiritjinya', painted by John Tjakamarra, 1975

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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John Tjakamarra
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1975
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Painting on masonite by Marbi (aka Mack), 1965 - depicting trees, kangaroo and turtle

Painting on masonite by Marbi (aka Mack), 1965 - depicting t...

Dr Alex Van der Leeden collection
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Numbulwar, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Marbi
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1965
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Untitled illustration for pages 16-17 of 'The Rainbow Serpent' (1975)

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Dick Roughsey OBE
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1975
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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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People in the landscape - painting by Libby Harward 2016

People in the landscape - painting by Libby Harward 2016

Libby Harward Collection
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Ms Libby Harward
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2016
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'Sunday Well' by Dadda Samson, 2008

'Sunday Well' by Dadda Samson, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Jigalong, Western Australia, Australia
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Dadda Samson
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2008
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'Minyipuru' by Rita Simpson, Rosie Williams and Dulcie Gibbs, 2007

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Canning Stock Route collection
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Kilykily, Western Australia, Australia
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Rita Simpson
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2007
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'Mala and the bad uncles at Tjikarri (II)', painted by Johnny Warangula Tjupurrula, 1976

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Johnny W. Tjupurrula
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1976
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Giles Weather Station by Dorcas Tinnimay Bennett

Giles Weather Station by Dorcas Tinnimay Bennett

Warakurna History Paintings collection
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Warakurna Community, Western Australia, Australia
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Dorcas T. Bennett
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Painting of kangaroo with green background and splattered white paint, by Wendy Berick, 1992

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Ms Wendy Berick
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1992
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Gouache painting, Australian landscape with white gums and scrubland, hills in the distance

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ted Crowe
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1975
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Untitled

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Dick Roughsey OBE
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'Tingarri Men at Ngalkalarra', painted by  Freddy Tjugudi West Tjakamarra, 1975

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Yayayi, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Freddy Tjugudi West Tjakamarra
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1975
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Bush Berry by Jaxon Gittins

Bush Berry by Jaxon Gittins

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Jaxon Gittins
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'Kinyu' by Eubena Nampitjin and Jane Gimme, 2007

'Kinyu' by Eubena Nampitjin and Jane Gimme, 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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Goanna droppings by Shorty Lungkata, 1981

Goanna droppings by Shorty Lungkata, 1981

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Shorty Lungkarta Tjungurrayi
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1981
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Rock Wallaby - Charlie Egeley, artist

Rock Wallaby - Charlie Egeley, artist

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Charlie Egeley
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Painting of an emu and snake with the sun

Painting of an emu and snake with the sun

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Cairns, Queensland, Australia
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Colin Wightman
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Untitled painting on card depicting a man walking near a campfire

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Kormilda College, Berrimah, Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown Artist
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1974
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'Tingarri men at Kiritjinya', painted by John Tjakamarra, 1975

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Yayayi, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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John Tjakamarra
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1975
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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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Sand ochre (many marks are seen on country, listening to country) - painting by Libby Harward 2016

Sand ochre (many marks are seen on country, listening to cou...

Libby Harward Collection
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Ms Libby Harward
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Watercolour painting of a turtle, by Diana Boyer

Watercolour painting of a turtle, by Diana Boyer

Diana Boyer collection
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Diana Boyer
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'Time Change'

'Time Change'

Diana Boyer collection
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Diana Boyer
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Untitled

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Dick Roughsey OBE
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Painting of fish scene, by David Michael

Painting of fish scene, by David Michael

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Mount Isa, Queensland, Australia
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Mr David Michael
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Painting by Gordon Syron - Miners Cottage, 1982

Painting by Gordon Syron - Miners Cottage, 1982

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Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia
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Gordon Syron
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1982
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Painting on paper by Ralph Gumudul, Goulburn Island NT - from the story 'The Thirsty Sand Frog' in the book 'Djugurba. Tales from the Spirit Time' (1974), p. 11

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Kormilda College, Berrimah, Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ralph Gumudul
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1974
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Painting titled 'The Healing', by Keith F. Stewart, 1996

Painting titled 'The Healing', by Keith F. Stewart, 1996

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Wallaga Lake, New South Wales, Australia
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Keith F. Stewart
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1996
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Untitled

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Dick Roughsey OBE
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