Jabarrgwa (Kneepad) Warrabadalumba (born circa 1896-deceased)
Lot 8
Jabarrgwa (Kneepad) Warrabadalumba (born circa 1896-deceased) Untitled
AU$ 3,000 - 5,000
US$ 2,800 - 4,700
Auction Details
Lot Details
Jabarrgwa (Kneepad) Warrabadalumba (born circa 1896-deceased)
Untitled
natural earth pigments on eucalyptus bark
49.5 x 37cm (19 1/2 x 14 9/16in).

Footnotes

  • PROVENANCE:
    Painted on Groote Eylandt circa 1962
    Collected in 1962/1963 by American anthropologist, Dr Joan Greenway
    Michael Hamson Oceanic Art, USA
    Private collection

    Cf. For another example by the artist with related figures see Linda Michael (ed.), They are Meditating: Bark Painting from the MCA's Arnott's Collection, Sydney: Museum of Contemporary Art, 2008, cat. no. [1993.83], p.73.
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