An image of Guruwana - a sacred place

Djimbarrdjimbarrwuy Garawirrtja

(Australia 1932 – 1981)

Community
Milingimbi, Arnhem region, Galiwinj'ku (Elcho Island), Arnhem region
Language group
Gupapuyngu, Arnhem region, Birrkili, Arnhem region

Guruwana - a sacred place

Other titles:
Gurununa, a sacred place on the mainland near Elcho Island
Location
Not on display
Place of origin
Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
Year
circa 1959
Media
Bark painting
Medium
natural pigments on bark
Dimensions
78.1 x 36.8 cm
Credit
Gift of Dr Stuart Scougall 1960
Accession number
IA50.1960
Copyright
© Lipundja/Bula'bula Arts. Licensed by Copyright Agency