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Women's Dreaming at Punkilpirri
1996

Medium
synthetic polymer paint on canvas
Measurements
46.6 × 38.5 cm
Place/s of Execution
Kintore, Northern Territory
Accession Number
1997.71
Department
Indigenous Art
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased with funds donated by John McPhee, 1997
©Inyuwa Nampitjinpa/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
In this painting the artist has depicted a Women's Dreaming at her birthplace, Punkilpirri, a large permanent water site to the south of the Tjukula community. A large group of women camped at this site and gathered the mangata fruit (quandong) which is prevalent in the area.