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The painters of the Wagilag sisters story, 1937-1997 / edited by Wally Caruana, Nigel Lendon. (1997)

Authors: Caruana, Wally., Caruana, Wally, 1952-, Lendon, Nigel, 1944-, National Gallery of Australia
Publisher:Canberra : National Gallery of Australia,
Uniqueness:
  • There are 62 copies of this book in other libraries
  • and 62 copies of this specific edition.
Subjects:
Also Titled:
  • Wagilag sisters
Author:
  • Caruana, Wally.
Content Types:
  • text
Carrier Types:
  • volume
Physical Description:
  • 174 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 29 cm.
Summary:
  • Exhibition of Aboriginal art and artists (Wally Caruana, Albert Djiwada, Nigel Lendon and Djon Mundine) from central and north eastern Arnhem Land, specifically concerning the creation story of the Wagilag sisters.
Contents:
  • Wititj the Olive Python and the Wagilag Sisters
  • The Past 100 Years: A brief history of the artists and their art /​ Wally Caruana
  • A Narrative in Paint /​ Nigel Lendon
  • Central Arnhem Land. The Story of the Wagilag Sisters /​ Paddy Dhathangu. The Mirarrmina Story /​ Albert Djiwada. Meetings with Remarkable Men and Women /​ Djon Mundine
  • Eastern Arnhem Land. The Galpu Story /​ Djalu Gurruwiwi. The Rirratjingu Story /​ Dhuwarrwarr Marika. The Marrakulu Story /​ Gundimulk Wanambi, Wolpa Wanambi and Gawirrin Gumana.
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Notes:
  • Exhibition held at the National Gallery of Australia, Canberra, 13 Sept.-23 Nov. 1997.
  • Bibliography.
Other Form:
  • Online version Painters of the Wagilag sisters story 1937-1997. Canberra, ACT : National Gallery of Australia, 1997
Language:
  • English
ISBN:
  • 064213068X
Dewey Number:
  • 759.9942950749471
Libraries Australia ID:
  • 13275076
  • 13275076
Contributed by:
  • Libraries Australia

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