Ngiyu Watson
Lot 314W
Ngiyu Watson (born ca. 1940's)
Mamutjara, 2002
US$ 1,500 - 2,500
€1,100 - 1,800
Auction Details
Lot Details
Ngiyu Watson (born ca. 1940's)
Mamutjara, 2002
27 1/2 by 39in (70 x 100cm)
Synthetic polymer paint on canvas
Artist's name and Irrunytju Arts Catalog # IRRNW02068 2002 on reverse side

Irrunutju Arts, Alice Springs, (Certificate Catalog #IRRNW02068 2002)
Marshall Arts, Adelaide
Private American Collection

The painting depicts rock holes in the artist's mothers and father's country where she often went as she grew up. By this work, Ngiyu Watson has united contemporary and traditional beliefs as an expression of her country's land and traditional mythology.
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