Charlie T. Tjungurrayi
An acrylic painting on board. The background is black with brown interlinked circles and lines outlined in white dots. The board is mounted on a pale brown backing board. Below the painting a label is mounted, printed in white on black foam board bearing the text 'Title unknown / Artist Charlie Tjaruru Tjungurrayi b. 1921 / Painting acrylics on board / Pintupi language group / Kintore NT / Asset No DAA10069'. On reverse handwritten in red ink 'DAA / -10069- / (24.10.'88)'. A bright green paper square is adhered to the reverse printed in black 'GREEN DOOR / Picture Framing Co.' with a map and address details. A white paper label is adhered to the top of the reverse printed in black 'FREECALL 1800 819 167 / TollTransitions / NAME JASMINE / FLOOR L5 / ROOM 54'. Also handwritten directly onto the reverse in black ink '$600'. The painting is framed in a brown natural wood frame.
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