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Medium
earth pigments on canvas
Measurements
187.5 × 28.2 cm
Place/s of Execution
Milikapiti, Melville Island, Northern Territory
Inscription
inscribed in fibre-tipped pen on reverse u.c. AK 3061
Accession Number
1995.646
Department
Indigenous Art
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased through The Art Foundation of Victoria with the assistance of McDonald's Australia Limited, Member, 1995
©Pedro Wonaeamirri/Licensed by VISCOPY, Australia
Gallery location
Not on display
Description
A bold design, featuring vertical blocks of colour, stripes, transverse striations, triangles and dots which together suggests the painted decoration of a grave post.