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Galiwin'ku (Elcho Island), Northeast Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia

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about 1980

Natural ochres on stringybark

Overall: 37 3/16 x 18 7/8 in. (94.5 x 48 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Will Owen and Harvey Wagner

2009.92.2

Geography/Culture

Oceania, Australia, Indigenous Australia

Period

20th century

Object Name

Bark Painting

Classification

Painting

Oceania

Not on view

Provenance

Craig Lennard, Australia; sold through eBay to Will Owen (1952-2015) and Harvey Wagner (1931-2017), Chapel Hill, North Carolina, July 13, 2004; given to present collection, 2009.

Old Number

Owen: J.G. N.02/(648)

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