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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jack
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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St Francis Xavier School, Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Maureen Maloney
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Tasmania, Australia
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Child's drawing by Steven Clinah titled

Child's drawing by Steven Clinah titled "Yagan getting shot ...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Steven Clinah
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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St Francis Xavier School, Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Cecilia Martin
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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James N. Blowhard
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Women's pubic cover

Women's pubic cover

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Child's drawing - Single Tree Landscape by Yangalka

Child's drawing - Single Tree Landscape by Yangalka

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Yirrkala School, Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Au...
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Yangalka
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Child's drawing - Dry season at Biranybirany by Botharra

Child's drawing - Dry season at Biranybirany by Botharra

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Botharra
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Bark painting 'Mythical Creature' by Bob Balirrbalirr Dirdi, Gunbalanya, 1974

Bark painting 'Mythical Creature' by Bob Balirrbalirr Dirdi,...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Bob Balirrbalirr Dirdi
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1974
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Child's drawing - 'Land' by Paul Myers, Alice Springs High School NT

Child's drawing - 'Land' by Paul Myers, Alice Springs High S...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Paul Myers
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Ed
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Aurukun State School, Aurukun, Cape York, QLD, Australia
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Neil Yunkaporta
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Boab nuts incised with reptile and plants

Boab nuts incised with reptile and plants

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nut carvings
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Mowanjum, West Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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1974
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Child's drawing - The village by Lucille Pontmului age 12yrs, St Therese's School, Nguiu, Bathurst Island NT

Child's drawing - The village by Lucille Pontmului age 12yrs...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Wurrumiyanga (Nguiu), Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Terri...
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Lucille Pontmului
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Thaddeus Puautjimi
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jonathan Tipungwuti
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Francis Damien Mukwamkum
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Anna M. Tipiloura
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Child's drawing of island and a red sky

Child's drawing of island and a red sky

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Dhupuma College, Nhulunbuy, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown Artist
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Wave Hill, Northern Territory, Australia
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Sarah
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Glass bead necklace

Glass bead necklace

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Jeannie Timaepatua
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Patricia Marfura
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Split cane circular basket

Split cane circular basket

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Child's drawing, Drunk

Child's drawing, Drunk

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Jeffrey
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Child's drawing - 'Traditional life' by Patricia Marfura age 17, Daly River NT

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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Patricia Marfura
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Susanne Hayes
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Child's drawing - This is Rocky Island off shore from Mornington Island by Craig Sandy

Child's drawing - This is Rocky Island off shore from Mornin...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Craig Sandy
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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St Francis Xavier School, Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Theda Nayeri
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Mount Isa, Queensland, Australia
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Margaret Trindle
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Neville P. Japangardi
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Sofala, New South Wales, Australia
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Anthony Slater
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Child's drawing - 'Mapoon Land' by Tracey Twaddle, St Michael's School, Palm Island QLD

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Palm Island, Queensland, Australia
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Tracey Twaddle
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Child's drawing - Story about an old two man who went for hunting by Iris Nuggett Joye, Areyonga NT

Child's drawing - Story about an old two man who went for hu...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Areyonga, Northern Territory, Australia
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Iris Nuggett Joye
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Child's drawing 'My Land' by Tracey Twaddle, St Michael's School, Palm Island QLD

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Palm Island, Queensland, Australia
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Tracey Twaddle
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Child's drawing - The turtle and his friends by Michaela Tipungwuti, Bathurst Island NT

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Wurrumiyanga (Nguiu), Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Terri...
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Michaela Tipungwuti
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Ceramic bowl

Ceramic bowl

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Port Keats (Wadeye), Northern Territory, Australia
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Theresia Mandy
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Anita Nayinggul
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Stanley Gallacher
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Untitled child's drawing, by Graham Miller

Untitled child's drawing, by Graham Miller

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nollamara Primary School, Nollamara, Perth, Western Australia, Aust...
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Graham Miller
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Child's drawing by Lisa Brown, Cabbage Tree Island Primary School NSW

Child's drawing by Lisa Brown, Cabbage Tree Island Primary S...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Canbbage Tree Island Public School, Cabbage Tree Island, New South ...
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Lisa Brown
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Child's drawing of Yidilmiwuy

Child's drawing of Yidilmiwuy

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Yidilmiwuy
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Yuendumu, Northern Territory, Australia
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Elizabeth Wangala Gallacher
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Mornington Island State School
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lapalung
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Peter Marika
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Painting depicts two male figures

Painting depicts two male figures

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Peter Parrnimol
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Lurline Koowarta
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Arthur Pontimillui
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Child's drawing - 'Nemarluk' by Cornelius, Port Keats School, Wadeye (Port Keats) NT

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Port Keats (Wadeye), Northern Territory, Australia
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Cornelius
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dreamtime journey of the spinifex wallaby (Mala)

Dreamtime journey of the spinifex wallaby (Mala)

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Tommy S. Tjakamarra
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1976
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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St Francis Xavier School, Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dominica Katjirr
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Yuendumu, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jacob Jungarray Spencer
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Alicia Portaminni
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Katrina Kerinaiua
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Wave Hill, Northern Territory, Australia
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Sammy
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Mount Isa, Queensland, Australia
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Christine Bowman
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