Enraeld Djulabinyanna

(Australia circa 1895 – 1968)

Community
Bathurst Island, North region
Language group
Tiwi, North region

Female figure

Location
Not on display
Further information

The figure is painted with designs traditionally employed by the Tiwi for decorating the mortuary poles, ceremonial baskets and ceremonial spears, as well as for the human body.

Harry Messel

Place of origin
Melville Island, Northern Territory, Australia
Cultural origin
Tiwi Islands
Year
circa 1960s
Media
Sculpture
Medium
carved and painted wood
Dimensions
48.0 x 10.0 cm
Credit
Gift of Harry Messel 1990
Accession number
133.1990