2004/0182 Ngarrgooroon

Ngarrgooroon

Artist

Hector JANDANY
Indigenous
Birth:
c 1929
 in
Warmun, Western Australia
Death:
10 Sep 2006
 in
Gamerrah, Australia

Artwork

Title
Ngarrgooroon
Date
2002
Medium/Material
ochre and pigment on canvas
Dimensions
140 x 100cm (Height x Width x Depth)
Credit line
Purchased 2004
State Art Collection, Art Gallery of Western Australia
Accession Number
2004/0182
Currently not on display

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Extended Label

Painting of Ngarrgooroon, Hector Jandany's mother's and grandmother's country.The hill at the top of this painting is called Bunya warre. The hill below is Neering Neeringee. The bottom hill is called Yala Gawaree. This is all Ngarrgoorroon Country.MR 20/09/18

Artist statement, c.2004My mother is Lola Budbardiya. My name is Jandany Budbarriya. I kept my mummy's name. I've taken over that country from my mum. The hill at the top of this painting is called Bunya warre. The hill below is Neering Neeringee. The bottom hill is called Yala Gawaree. This is all Ngarrgoorroon Country. (Warmun Art Centre)

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