1987/0156 Jilji, Yuka, Partiri

Jilji, Yuka, Partiri

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
Jilji, Yuka, Partiri
Date
1986
Medium/Material
colour screen-print
Dimensions
65.5 x 77.4cm (sheet)50.5 x 60.5cm (image) (Height x Width x Depth)
Credit line
Purchased 1987
State Art Collection, Art Gallery of Western Australia
Accession Number
1987/0156
Currently not on display

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Artist statementThe black lines are waruwaru or burnt grass, might be burnt last year, where green grows afterwards. The red and green above are more grass and red ground, stony, called pirlipirli. (O'Ferrall, Jimmy Pike - Desert Designs, 1995)

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