Roper River, 1998 bears artist's initials, name (twice), year, dimensions, 'Shades of Ochre' and '#2' on the reverse synthetic polymer paint on canvas 125.5 x 130.5cm (49 7/16 x 51 3/8in).
PROVENANCE: Painted at Ngukurr, Northern Territory Purchased from Karen Brown Gallery, Darwin in September 1998 The Laverty Collection, Sydney
LITERATURE: Colin Laverty and Elizabeth Laverty et al., Beyond Sacred: Recent Painting from Australia's Remote Aboriginal Communities - the collection of Colin and Elizabeth Laverty, Melbourne: Hardie Grant Books, 2008, p.326 (illus.) Colin Laverty and Elizabeth Laverty et al., Beyond Sacred: Australian Aboriginal Art - the collection of Colin and Elizabeth Laverty, Edition II, Melbourne: Kleimeyer Industries, 2011, p.368 (illus.)
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