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Pukumani tutini
1994

Medium
earth pigments on canvas
Measurements
190.3 × 30.6 cm
Place/s of Execution
Milikapiti, Melville Island, Northern Territory
Inscription
inscribed in fibre-tipped pen on reverse u.c.: AK 2786
Accession Number
1995.639
Department
Indigenous Art
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased through The Art Foundation of Victoria with the assistance of the Estate of George Adams, Fellow, 1995
Gallery location
Not on display
Description
Can be read horizontally as well as vertically. It depicts six miniature Pukumani tutini against a ground of lines and dots in triangular configurations. The work has a geometric cast with its transverse, vertical and horizontal lines of dots within diamonds.