Witij at the Waterhole

Tom Djumpurrbur, Australian, born about 1920, Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia

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1981

Ochres on bark

Overall: 57 11/16 x 22 1/16 in. (146.5 x 56 cm)

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

2009.92.313

Geography/Culture

Oceania, Australia, Indigenous Australia

Period

20th century

Object Name

Bark Painting

Classification

Painting

Oceania

Not on view

Provenance

Sotheby's, Aboriginal Art, Lot 298, Armadale, Victoria, Australia; sold to Will Owen (1952-2015) and Harvey Wagner (1931-2017), Chapel Hill, North Carolina, June 24, 2002; given to present collection, 2009.

Old Number

Owen --/(413)

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