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'Flying dingoes', painted by Mick Namarari Tjapaltjarri, 1974

Object type
Paintings

Object number
1991.0024.3897

Description
An unframed painting on canvas, stretched on a strainer featuring a concentric circle with two tiers of concentric arcs in black and grey above and below it. There are two other protuberances from the concentric circle, and four oval animal tracks[?] on both sides. There is a yellow and a white aura line around the shapes, and white, orange, yellow and green dots on red ochre background.

Collection name
Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2

Artist
Mick N. Tjapaltjarri
Inferred from vendor's catalogue number.

Place of execution
Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
Ref AAB catalogue card.

Date of work
1974

Associated organisation
Aboriginal Arts Board

Place purchased
Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
Ref AAB catalogue card.

Date of purchase
23/05/1975
Ref Aboriginal Arts Board collection catalogue card.

Materials
Canvas, Paint - non specific

Dimensions
Width: 614mm
Height: 796mm



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