An image of Waterlily from Milmilngkan

Kay Lindjuwanga

(Australia 1957 – )

Community
Maningrida, Arnhem region, Milmilngkan, Arnhem region
Language group
Kuninjku, Arnhem region

Waterlily from Milmilngkan

Other titles:
Waterlily at Milmilngkan
Location
Not on display
Further information

This etching by Kay Lindjuwanga represents a waterlily which is a totem for the Kardbam clan. She has depicted it at Milmilngkan where she currently lives with her family. Milmilngkan is located near a billabong where the powerful Ngalyod resides. It is an important place which she and her husband John Mawurndjul often depict in their paintings.

© Maningrida Arts & Culture 2004

Place of origin
Maningrida, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
Year
2004
Media
Print
Medium
etching, 'Maningrida brown' ink on white BFK Rives Moulin du Gué wove paper
Dimensions
20.0 x 12.4 cm platemark; 37.7 x 28.8 cm sheet (irreg.)
Signature & date

Signed l.r. beneath platemark, pencil "KAY". Not dated.

Credit
Mollie Gowing Acquisition Fund for Contemporary Aboriginal Art 2005
Accession number
4.2005.10
Copyright
© Kay Lindjuwanga. Licensed by Copyright Agency