Painting

Photography Carl Warner

Registration number
20225
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: 670 mm W: 360 mm L: D: Circum:

Description

Framed bark painting.

Reptilian like central figure surrounded by 6 fish, the 7 creatures are stippled, the background is striped.

Research notes

Thuwarthu, the Rainbow serpent

© Lindsay Roughsey/Copyright Agency, 2020

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