1986/0231 The dreaming site at Garnabirlyirba

The dreaming site at Garnabirlyirba

Artist

Noel TJAPANANGKA
Indigenous
Birth:
1954
 in
Papunya, Northern Territory

Artwork

Title
The dreaming site at Garnabirlyirba
Date
1986
Medium/Material
synthetic polymer paint on canvas
Dimensions
84.5 x 113.6 cm (Height x Width x Depth)
Credit line
Purchased for the Guy Grey-Smith Memorial Collection, 1986
State Art Collection, Art Gallery of Western Australia
Accession Number
1986/0231
Currently not on display

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In country near Lake MacKay is a place named Garnabirlyirba that is the Dreaming site of the artist's grandmother. A novice is guided over the country, being taken from one waterhole to another (shown as concentric circles).

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