Kirriwirri bears artist's name, medium, dimensions, Short St Gallery catalogue number 11547 and William Mora Galleries stamp on the reverse synthetic polymer paint and raw pigment on linen 80 x 60cm
PROVENANCE: Painted in 2007 Short St Gallery, Broome William Mora Galleries, Melbourne Private collection
This painting is sold with accompanying Short St Gallery documentation that reads:'"This place is the birth place of my father's clan. Our clan is also named Kirriwirri, and call each individual members of this clan Kirriwirri. There is big warla (mud flat) at this place. This is what this painting is about". Kirriwirri is in the Great Sandy Desert close to and west of Well 33 on the Canning Stock Route. It is the birth place of Jan and her family. This work shows tali (sand dunes) and jila (living water).'