'He was incredible with the picture the bush projected back to him. Whether he could get into people’s minds I don’t know. He just seemed to know where the person would go before we even found any obvious physical tracks or marks.'—Ian Waldron © Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory


  • Title: Last of the spiritual black trackers
  • Creator: Ian Waldron
  • Date: 1995
  • Type: Painting
  • Rights: Purchased 1995, Telstra Collection, Museum & Art Gallery of the Northern Territory © licensed by the Artist
  • Medium: synthetic polymer paint on canvas
  • Geographical Region of Artist: Normanton , Gulf of Carpentaria
  • Exhibition: 12th Telstra National Aboriginal Art Award 1995
  • Ethnic Language Group: Kurtjar
  • Dimensions: 185 x 244 cm
  • Collection: Contemporary Australian Indigenous Art
  • Award: Winner Telstra Open Painting Award
  • Artist Ethnicity: Aboriginal

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