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Two Dogs at Mungarkatakatanya

Two Dogs at Mungarkatakatanya

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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John Tjakamarra
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'The Bobbara Fire' by Diana Boyer

'The Bobbara Fire' by Diana Boyer

Diana Boyer collection
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'Tingarri Dreaming at Nariboruka [Naripuruka]' painted by George Tjapaltjarri, 1977

'Tingarri Dreaming at Nariboruka [Naripuruka]' painted by Ge...

Sally Banyard collection
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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George Tjapaltjarri
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1977
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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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'Dreaming at Ilingaringa', painted by Billy Nolan Tjapangarti, 1976

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Warra Wea, Western Desert, Australia
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Nolan Tjapangati
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1976
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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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'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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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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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Dick Roughsey OBE
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Painting on canvas by Lucky Hilda & Ruth Napaljarri

Painting on canvas by Lucky Hilda & Ruth Napaljarri

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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'Time Change'

'Time Change'

Diana Boyer collection
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Painting on masonite by Madi, 1964 -  depicts five sharks

Painting on masonite by Madi, 1964 - depicts five sharks

Dr Alex Van der Leeden collection
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Numbulwar, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Madi
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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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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Dick Roughsey OBE
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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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Child's drawing by Peter, Ernabella SA

Child's drawing by Peter, Ernabella SA

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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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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The Honey Ant Dreaming

The Honey Ant Dreaming

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Musty S. Tjapangati
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'Pangkapini, Minyipuru' by Norma Giles, 2008

'Pangkapini, Minyipuru' by Norma Giles, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Warburton, Western Australia, Australia
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Norma Giles
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2008
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'Time Change'

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Diana Boyer collection
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Diana Boyer
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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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'Time Change'

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Diana Boyer collection
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Painting of a plane in flight by Herman R Bollin

Painting of a plane in flight by Herman R Bollin

Dr Robert C Percival collection
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Mr Edgar W. Percival
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Dick Roughsey OBE
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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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Painted shell with seascape from Torres Strait Islands

Painted shell with seascape from Torres Strait Islands

Axel and Roslyn Poignant collection
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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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'Men's dreaming site at Ilpitirri'

'Men's dreaming site at Ilpitirri'

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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Untitled

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Dick Roughsey OBE
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Warakurna Roadhouse by Roshanna Yinga Williamson

Warakurna Roadhouse by Roshanna Yinga Williamson

Warakurna History Paintings collection
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Warakurna Community, Western Australia, Australia
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Roshanna Y. Williamson
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2011
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'Minyipuru' by Jakayu Biljabu, 2008

'Minyipuru' by Jakayu Biljabu, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Punmu, Western Australia, Australia
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Jakayu Biljabu
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2008
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Dick Roughsey OBE
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'Cropping Bobbara' by Diana Boyer

'Cropping Bobbara' by Diana Boyer

Diana Boyer collection
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'Murrdakurlies 2 (Tasmanian Tiger)', Juanella McKenzie, 2008

'Murrdakurlies 2 (Tasmanian Tiger)', Juanella McKenzie, 2008

Regina and Juanella McKenzie collection
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Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
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Ms Juanella McKenzie
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2008
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'Time Change'

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Diana Boyer collection
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Midnight Oil Concert in Warakurna by Ken Shepherd

Midnight Oil Concert in Warakurna by Ken Shepherd

Warakurna History Paintings collection
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Warakurna Community, Western Australia, Australia
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Ken Shepherd
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2011
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Painting of landscape, by Bella Kelly

Painting of landscape, by Bella Kelly

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Bella Kelly
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'Wanatjalnga', painted by  Anatjarri Tjakamarra and Charlie Tjaruru Tjungurrayi, 1974

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Fred Myers collection
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Yayayi, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Charlie T. Tjungurrayi
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1974
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Bark painting by Bardayal Nadjamerrek depicting a mimi hunting a kangaroo

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Judith and Ron Behan collection no. 1
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Bardayal Nadjamerrek
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'Storm at Camps on the Rain Dreaming Trail', painted by Kaapa Tjampitjinpa, 1978

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Kaapa M. Tjampitjinpa
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1978
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'Wana and Puliaba' or 'Goanna Corroboree at Mirkantji', painted by Kaapa Tjampitjinpa, 1971

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Papunya Art 2008 collection
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Kaapa M. Tjampitjinpa
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1971
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Girl Shattered

Girl Shattered

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Lin Onus
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1989
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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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'Making Spears', painted by Long Jack Phillipus Tjakamarra, 1975

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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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Untitled

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Dick Roughsey OBE
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Old Days of the Stockmen, 2012 by Mervyn Street

Old Days of the Stockmen, 2012 by Mervyn Street

Mervyn Street collection
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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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'Bobbara enclosed' by Diana Boyer

'Bobbara enclosed' by Diana Boyer

Diana Boyer collection
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Diana Boyer
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Watercolour painting of an insect, by Diana Boyer

Watercolour painting of an insect, by Diana Boyer

Diana Boyer collection
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Diana Boyer
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Making Paintings, Punu and Tjanpi by Roshanna Yinga Williamson

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Warakurna History Paintings collection
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Warakurna Community, Western Australia, Australia
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Roshanna Y. Williamson
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2011
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Painting of emu between six leaves

Painting of emu between six leaves

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Ceduna, South Australia, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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'Kumpupirntily Cannibal Story' by Billy Atkins, 2008

'Kumpupirntily Cannibal Story' by Billy Atkins, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Jigalong, Western Australia, Australia
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Billy Atkins
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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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Mintjungkatjanya

Mintjungkatjanya

Fred Myers collection
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Yayayi, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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John Tjakamarra
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Women's Story

Women's Story

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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David Corby Tjapaltjarri
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Willy wagtails warning children

Willy wagtails warning children

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Dick Roughsey OBE
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'Sweet Potato' dreaming at Ilpitirri

'Sweet Potato' dreaming at Ilpitirri

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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'Kunkun' by Nora Nangapa, Nora Wompi, Bugai Whylouter, Kumpaya Girgaba, 2008

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Canning Stock Route collection
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Nora Nangapa
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2008
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'Yumari', painted by Uta Uta Tjangala, 1978

'Yumari', painted by Uta Uta Tjangala, 1978

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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1978
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'Yawalurra', painted by Dinny Nolan Tjampitjinpa, 1975

'Yawalurra', painted by Dinny Nolan Tjampitjinpa, 1975

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dinny Nolan Tjampitjinpa
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1975
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