Collection Online
earth pigments on Stringybark
20.8 × 32.8 cm
Place/s of Execution
Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory
Accession Number
Indigenous Art
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Presented through The Art Foundation of Victoria by Gabriella Roy, Member, 1996
© Mandiga Lalara
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Gallery location
Not on display
A Macassan prau is represented against a plain black ground. The prau has a cloth sail and rigging and is manned by a lone oarsman. The image is outlined with white and is decorated with parallel lines and dashes.