Narritjin Maymuru (circa 1916-1981) Untitled [Possum and Night Bird (Marngu and Guwarg)]
AU$ 3,000 - 5,000
US$ 2,700 - 4,600
19 Nov 2012 19:30 EST
Narritjin Maymuru (circa 1916-1981)
Untitled [Possum and Night Bird (Marngu and Guwarg)]
bears artist's name on the reverse
natural earth pigments on eucalyptus bark
Painted in North-East Arnhem Land circa 1970
Private collection, Germany
Cf. For related examples by the artist from the same period see Louis A. Allen,
Time Before Morning: Art and Myth of the Australian Aborigines
, New York: Thomas Y Crowell Company, 1976, pp.177-78.
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