Dhalwangu (Larrakitj)

Djirrirra Wunungmurra, Australian (Dhalwangu), born 1968, Dhalwangu, Yirrkala, Northeast Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia

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Ochres on wood

Overall: 68 1/8 x 5 7/8 in. (173 x 15 cm)

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

2011.43.27

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.

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. 81, Fig 7.7; p. 126, no. 17.

Provenance

Buku-Larrngay Mulka, Nhulunbuy, Northern Territory, Australia; sold to Will Owen (1952-2015) and Harvey Wagner (1931-2017), Chapel Hill, North Carolina, August 16, 2005; given to present collection, 2011.

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