2003/0104 Galaroo & Mirriyindi I

Galaroo & Mirriyindi I

Artist

Butcher Cherel JANANGOO
Indigenous
Birth:
c 1920
 in
Jalnganjoowa, Fossil Downs Station, Kimberley region, Western Australia
Death:
2009
 in
Australia

Artwork

Title
Galaroo & Mirriyindi I
Date
2003
Medium/Material
acrylic on canvas
Dimensions
152.0 x 91.0 cm (Height x Width x Depth)
Credit line
Purchased through the Contemporary Art Group, Art Gallery of Western Australia Foundation, 2003
State Art Collection, Art Gallery of Western Australia
Accession Number
2003/0104
Currently not on display

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Mirriyindi is the rainbow that comes when the rain has gone. There are two main waterholes, they are spring waterholes. There are a lot of these springs in my country, Imanara. Galaroo made the waterholes as he travelled through.MR 20/09/18

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