An image of Untitled (Triangular pandanus skirt)

England Banggala

(Australia circa 1925 – Dec 2001)

Community
Gochan Jiny-jirra, Arnhem region
Language group
Burarra, Arnhem region

Untitled (Triangular pandanus skirt)

Location
Not on display
Further information

This bark painting depicts Jingabardabiya, the female water spirits who travelled from east in the creation time and metamorphosed into triangular pandanus skirts (or mats) at a sacred waterhole.

Year
1988
Media
Bark painting
Medium
natural pigments on bark
Dimensions
159.5 x 58.4 cm (irreg.)
Credit
Purchased 2007
Accession number
355.2007
Copyright
© England Banggala. Licensed by Viscopy, Australia