Tjunkiya Napaltjarri

(Australia circa 1930 – 18 Apr 2009)

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

Two women dreaming at Witjilki

Location
Not on display
Further information

This painting depicts the Two Women Dreaming at the rockhole site of Witjilki, close by the secret men's cave of Mitukatjirri, to the south-east of the Kintore Community. In mythological times the Two Women made camp at this site before continuing their journey towards Kintore and then further west.

Documentation Card, Papunya Tula Artists Pty Ltd, 1996

Place of origin
Walungurru (Kintore), Northern Territory, Australia
Year
1996
Media
Painting
Medium
synthetic polymer paint on linen canvas
Dimensions
55.0 x 61.0 cm
Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Credit
Mollie Gowing Acquisition Fund for Contemporary Aboriginal Art 1997
Accession number
72.1997