An image of Birth of Kundaagi

Yirawala

(Australia 1903 – 17 Apr 1976)

Community
Minjilang (Corker Island), Arnhem region, Markolidjban, Arnhem region
Language group
Kuninjku, Arnhem region

Birth of Kundaagi

Other titles:
Magico-religious, sacred and secret
Location
Not on display
Further information

This work represents the sacred Maraian Ceremony of the Kunwinjku clan of Western Arnhem Land.

Place of origin
Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
Year
(early 1970s)
Media
Bark painting
Medium
natural pigments on bark
Dimensions
31.0 x 56.0 cm
Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Credit
Gift of Qantas 1996
Accession number
682.1996
Copyright
© Estate of Yirawala. licensed by Viscopy, Sydney.