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Medium
synthetic polymer paint on canvas
Measurements
257.3 × 284.7 cm
Place/s of Execution
Ngampagna, Northern Territory
Inscription
inscribed in fibre-tipped pen on reverse u.c.l.: 94KIN4 UWALKI
inscribed (inverted) in red paint on reverse l.c.r.: WALKI EMU TJUKURPA
Accession Number
1995.721
Department
Indigenous Art
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased, 1995
Gallery location
Not on display
Description
Canvas depicting the westward travels of a large group of emu followed by some bushmen. The campsites are indicated as are the marks of emus feet and the waterholes where they stopped.