Gangan to Baraltja (Larrakitj)

Yumutjin Wunungmurra, Australian (Dhalwangu), born 1953, Dhalwangu, Yirrkala, Northeast Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia

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2005

Ochres on wood

Overall: 81 1/8 x 6 5/16 x 6 5/16 in. (206 x 16 x 16 cm)

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

2011.43.113

Geography/Culture

Oceania, Australia, Indigenous Australia

Period

21st century

Object Name

Sculpture

Classification

Sculpture

On view

Exhibition History

Everywhen: The Eternal Present in Indigenous Art from Australia, Harvard Art Museums, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachussetts, February 5-September 18, 2016.

Crossing Cultures, The Owen and Wagner Collection of Contemporary Aboriginal Australian Art at the Hood Museum of Art, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, September 15, 2012-March 10, 2013, no. 18.

Publication History

Stephen Gilchrist, editor, Crossing Cultures, The Owen and Wagner Collection of Contemporary Aboriginal Art at the Hood Museum of Art, Hanover: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 2012, p. 126, no. 18.

Provenance

Buku Larrngay Mulka, Yirrkala, Northern Territory, Australia; Raft Artspace, Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia; sold to Will Owen (1952-2015) and Harvey Wagner (1931-2017), Chapel Hill, North Carolina, June 16, 2006; given to present collection, 2011.

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