1989/0254 Japingka country

Japingka country

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
Japingka country
Date
1989
Medium/Material
multi-colour screen-print
Dimensions
68.2 x 84.2cm (sheet)45.8 x 65.8cm (image - irregular) (Height x Width x Depth)
Credit line
Purchased 1989
State Art Collection, Art Gallery of Western Australia
Accession Number
1989/0254
Currently not on display

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Artist statementWaterhole and jilji country. Before, the kurtukurtu came over here. That's rainclouds. Then the kurtukurtu turned into all the jilji - turned into sandhills all round here. (O'Ferrall, Jimmy Pike - Desert Designs, 1995)

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