Joseph Jurra Tjapaltjarri (born circa 1952) Untitled (Two Men Dreaming)
Lot 75
Joseph Jurra Tjapaltjarri (born circa 1952) Untitled (Two Men Dreaming)
AU$ 4,000 - 6,000
US$ 3,700 - 5,600
Auction Details
Lot Details
Joseph Jurra Tjapaltjarri (born circa 1952)
Untitled (Two Men Dreaming)
bears artist's name and Papunya Tula Artists catalogue number JJ890258 on the reverse
synthetic polymer paint on linen
92 x 51cm

Footnotes

  • PROVENANCE:
    Painted at Kintore in 1989
    Papunya Tula Artists, Alice Springs
    Ebes Collection, Melbourne

    LITERATURE:
    Hank Ebes (ed.), Nangara: the australian aboriginal art exhibition from the Ebes collection, Melbourne: The Aboriginal Gallery of Dreamings, 1996, vol 1, p.64, cat. no.206; vol 2, cat. no.206 (illus.).

    EXHIBITED:
    Nangara: the australian aboriginal art exhibition from the Ebes collection, Stichting Sint-jan, Brugge, Belgium, March 9 - June 23, 1996, cat. no.206

    This painting is sold with an accompanying Papunya Tula Artists certificate that reads: 'This painting depicts designs associated with the Wati Kutjarra (Two Men) at a site just to the west of the Kiwirrkura community. The roundels are camp sites and the shapes adjacent to the roundels at the top and bottom of the work represent the men.'
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