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
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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