1987/0155 Larripuka

Larripuka

Artist

Jimmy PIKE
Indigenous
Birth:
c 1940
 in
Japingka, south of Fitzroy Crossing, Great Sandy Desert, Western Australia
Death:
03 Nov 2002
 in
Derby, Western Australia

Artwork

Title
Larripuka
Date
1986
Medium/Material
colour screen-print
Dimensions
54.7 x 65.5cm (sheet)41.6 x 50.5cm (image) (Height x Width x Depth)
Credit line
Purchased 1987
State Art Collection, Art Gallery of Western Australia
Accession Number
1987/0155
Currently not on display

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Artist statementCountry. People bin walking past, Dreamtime. Some disappeared right there. This is a pattern of the sandhills. People use that for carving, right up to today. This law is passed from grandfather to father to son. (O'Ferrall, Jimmy Pike - Desert Designs, 1995)

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