An image of Rockhole at Yarangna

Walangkura Napanangka

(Australia circa 1946 – )

Community
Walungurru (Kintore), Western Desert region
Language group
Pintupi, Western Desert region

Rockhole at Yarangna

Location
Not on display
Further information

This painting depicts the rock hole site of Yarangna to the west of the Kintore Community. This is a ceremonial site for women who gather to sing the songs and perform the dances associated with the site. Several types of edible berries grow in profusion in this area.

Documentation Card, Papunya Tula Artists Pty Ltd, 1996

Place of origin
Central and Western Desert, Northern Territory, Australia
Year
1996
Media
Painting
Medium
synthetic polymer paint on linen canvas
Dimensions
107.0 x 28.0 cm
Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Credit
Mollie Gowing Acquisition Fund for Contemporary Aboriginal Art 1997
Accession number
66.1997
Copyright
© Walangkura Napanangka. licensed by Viscopy, Sydney