Unknown

(Australia  – )

Hunting scene with fish & reefs

Other titles:
(Hunting scene)
Location
Not on display
Further information

The four crosses represent sacred reefs. Species of fish, turtle and crocodile live in this environment. In the centre of the lower section is a large sacred devil ray.

© Information provided by the artist

Australian Art Department, AGNSW, 2000

Place of origin
Yirrkala, North-east Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
Year
1959
Media
Bark painting
Medium
natural pigments on bark
Dimensions
67.4 x 49.9 cm
Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.

Credit
Gift of Dr Stuart Scougall 1959
Accession number
IA48.1959