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The swamp and rockhole site of Marawa, west of Lake Mackay

synthetic polymer paint on canvas
106.7 × 27.2 cm
Place/s of Execution
Kintore, Northern Territory
Accession Number
Indigenous Art
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased through the NGV Foundation with the assistance of The Marjory and Alexander Lynch Endowment, Governors, 2001
Gallery location
Not on display
Physical description
This painting depicts designs associated with the swamp and rockhole site of Marawa, just to the west of Lake Mackay. In mythological times a large group of Tingari men visited the area to drink at the waterhole.