Painting

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Registration number
25528
Item name
Painting 
Category
Painting/Paper
 
Indigenous name
 
Maker
Mr Jimmy Edwards  
Associated cultural group
Wakka Wakka people 
Place
Australia > Australia > Queensland > Eastern region > Wakka Wakka group
Map
Collector
Unrecorded 
Acquisition date
September 27, 1983 
Acquisition method
Purchased from Mr Jimmy Edwards 
Raw material
Oil paint
Dimensions
H: 450 mm W: 540 mm L: D: Circum:

Description

Framed painting with inscription: "Waka Waka. Barny pine, dots are Bunya pods (Gnangoo) Center White as the trunk of tree. Formal coroboree Dress. Red ocre". Signed Jim Edwards.

Research notes

Untitled 1984. From the UQ Anthropology Museum exhibition 'From Relics to Rights: Aboriginal People and Anthropology at the University of Queensland' curated by Michael Aird, August - June 2018.

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