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Don Gundinga

(Jinang (Indigenous Australian), 1941-1989)

The dragonfly likes insects; butterfly [and] mosquito are fellow countrymen of the full-necked lizard, flying possum and a totemic creature with odd head

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Object Details

Artist

Don Gundinga

Date

collected ca. 1972–73

Medium

Acrylic on tree bark, mounted on thin plywood panel

Dimensions

37 1/4 x 19 1/2 inches (94.6 x 49.5 cm)
Plywood backing: 39 1/4 x 21 3/8 inches (99.7 x 54.3 cm)

Credit Line

Gift of Professor Thomas Eisner and Maria Eisner

Object
Number

2009.055.002

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