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Parlini Jilamara

earth pigments on canvas
175.6 × 28.0 cm
Place/s of Execution
Milikapiti, Melville Island, Northern Territory
Accession Number
Indigenous Art
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased through The Art Foundation of Victoria with the assistance of The Peter and Susan Rowland Endowment, Governor, 1995
©Aileen Henry/Licensed by VISCOPY, Australia
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of The Vizard Foundation
Gallery location
Not on display
Physical description
Symmetrical design divided into five sections with decorative borders. In the centre is a schematic pukumwani tutini. The borders of diamonds and triangles in rich red and creamy white pigment provide bursts of colour.