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Parlini jilamara
1995

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
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of The Vizard Foundation
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.