Painting

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Registration number
7519
Item name
Painting 
Category
Painting/Paper
 
Indigenous name
 
Maker
Bininyuwuy  
Associated cultural group
Djambarrpuyngu people 
Place
Australia > Australia > Northern Territory > East Arnhem region > Buckingham Bay
Map
Collector
Reverend Edgar A. Wells 
Acquisition date
January 01, 1955 
Acquisition method
Purchased from Reverend Edgar A. Wells 
Dimensions
H: 570 mm W: 250 mm L: D: Circum:

Description

Unframed bark painting

Research notes

Notes by E. A. Wells: 'The picture with all the little birds is an attempt at painting for an individual reason quite unusual in Aboriginal art.'

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