Jump to content
Where our stories come alive
You need permission to reuse this image. Photography, supply and licensing fees may apply.
Bark painting depicting djukerre, female black wallaroo (Macropus bernardus). The image has been painted initially as a white silhouette on a charcoal wash background and x-ray and decorative detail added in blocks of yellow ochre, charcoal and a purplish colour possibly obtained by mixing yellow and black. These are outlined in red ochre. X-ray details shown include: Optic nerves, heart and lungs, liver and backbone. Segmented coloured blocks indicate muscle structure.
L 1070mm x W 500mm