Painting

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Registration number
1842
Item name
Painting 
Category
Painting/Paper
 
Indigenous name
 
Maker
Wagatalil  
Associated cultural group
 
Place
Australia > Australia > Northern Territory > East Arnhem region > Milingimbi / Elcho Island
Map
Collector
Reverend Edgar A. Wells 
Acquisition date
January 01, 1951 
Acquisition method
Purchased from Reverend Edgar A. Wells 
Dimensions
H: 940 mm W: 625 mm L: D: Circum:

Description

Unframed bark painting

Research notes

Well in whistling duck country. Notes by E. A. Wells: 'Well in the middle of grass. Whistling ducks. The whistling duck dries himself on the edge of the water. It is the whistling duck country.'

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