Painting on Bark

Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia

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early 1950s

Ochres on bark

Overall: 23 1/8 × 9 13/16 × 1/8 in. (58.7 × 25 × 0.3 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Acquired by exchange from Ralph C. Altman, Los Angeles, California

55.20.13261

Geography/Culture

Oceania, Australia, Indigenous Australia

Period

20th century

Object Name

Painting

Classification

Oceania

Not on view

Exhibition History

Peoples of Oceania: Selections from the Permanent Collection, Harrington Gallery Teaching Exhibition, Anthropology 47, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, April 1-30, 1995.

Cultural Exchange, the Body, and Art and Technology, Art History 2, Harrington Gallery Teaching Exhibition, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 25-March 9, 2003.

Provenance

Ralph C. Altman (1909-1967), Los Angeles, California; by exchange (#101) to present collection, 1955.

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