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This painting depicts some of Bai Bai's father's country known as Wilbaringu. This place is south of Balgo in the Great Sandy Desert. It shows a hill in the area, with kumpulu seeds growing on the hill top. The women collecting the seeds are depicted as the U shapes.—Warlyirti Artists © Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory

Details

  • Title: Wilbaringu
  • Creator: Bai Bai Napangardi
  • Date: 2000
  • Type: Painting
  • Rights: Purchased 2000, Telstra Collection, Museum & Art Gallery of the Northern Territory © licensed by Warlayirti Artists
  • Medium: synthetic polymer paint on canvas
  • Geographical Region of Artist: Balgo, Kimberley region
  • Exhibition: 17th Telstra National Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Art Award 2000
  • Ethnic Language Group: Kukatja
  • Dimensions: 120 x 80 cm
  • Collection: Contemporary Australian Indigenous Art
  • Artist Ethnicity: Aboriginal

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