Collection Online
synthetic polymer paint on canvas
291.1 × 801.8 cm
Place/s of Execution
Delmore Downs, Northern Territory
inscribed (vertically) in black fibre-tipped pen on reverse c.r.: 959130 / Emily Kngwarreye / Commissioned by THE HOLT FAMILY/ OF DELMORE SPRINGS N.T. / 22/23/7/95
inscribed in black fibre-tipped pen on reverse l.r.: EM/EMILY
Accession Number
Indigenous Art
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Presented through The Art Foundation of Victoria by Donald and Janet Holt and family, Governors, 1995
© Emily Kam Kngwarray/Licensed by Copyright Agency, 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
Physical description
Areas of dense linear striations are balances by sparser sections of white on black. Vertical undulations complement horizontals. Sometimes a border is painted in, on other occasions the design is left borderless and extends beyond the picture plane.