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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
© Warlimpirrnga Tjapaltjarri/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
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.