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Djang'kawu story
(c. 1980)

Medium
earth pigments on Stringybark
Measurements
100.0 × 60.0 cm
Place/s of Execution
Galiwin'ku, Elcho Island, Northern Territory
Accession Number
2004.102
Department
Indigenous Art
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Presented through the NGV Foundation by Judith and Leon Gorr, Fellows, 2004
Gallery location
Not on display
Description
The Djang'kawu story of two ancestral sisters Wandj and Miralaidj is depicted in complex application of yellow and white pigment with some red pigment.