Painting

Photography Carl Warner

Registration number
20214
Item name
Painting 
Category
Painting/Paper
 
Indigenous name
 
Maker
Lindsay Roughsey / Burrud.  
Associated cultural group
 
Place
Australia > Australia > Queensland > Gulf region > Mornington Island
Map
Collector
Mrs Lillian Bosch 
Acquisition date
May 14, 1973 
Acquisition method
Donated by Mrs Lillian Bosch 
Dimensions
H: 790 mm W: 360 mm L: D: Circum:

Description

Framed bark painting.

Research notes

Moon man. Central images depicts a man cooking several different animals at a camp fire, background is linear. Surrounding this image are four male dancers with yellow body paint, one in each corner, three are holding spears, and the fourth is playing a didjeridu. Written in the bottom right hand corner is Burrud, 71 in the bottom left.

© Lindsay Roughsey/Copyright Agency, 2020


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