Bobby Barrdjaray Ngainjmirra (circa 1915-1992) Untitled
Lot 152
Bobby Barrdjaray Ngainjmirra (circa 1915-1992) Untitled
AU$ 3,000 - 5,000
US$ 2,800 - 4,700
Auction Details
Lot Details
Bobby Barrdjaray Ngainjmirra (circa 1915-1992)
Untitled
bears title 'Mimi Spirit', location, date 'circa 1921' and catalogue number 32 as well as catalogue number 22-78.19A on a label on the reverse
natural earth pigments on eucalyptus bark
31 x 53cm

Footnotes

  • PROVENANCE:
    Painted in Western Arnhem Land circa 1960
    Private collection

    Cf. For a bark painting representing the same subject matter, similar figures and lorrkon see Manwuriwuri Corroboree in Judith Ryan, Spirit in Land: Bark paintings from Arnhem Land in the National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne: National Gallery of Victoria, 1990, p.79, fig.18.
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