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'Trial by Fire', painted by Tim Leura Tjapaltjarri, 1975

Object type
Paintings

Object number
1991.0024.3945

Description
An unframed painting on Belgian linen featuring three concentric circles, centre bisected by shadowy, wavy crossed lines and figures. Others surrounded by oval shape, four wavy lines in diagonal crosses from ovals. Four other ovals around centre circles. White ground with patches of black and yellow dots, and red dots on black.

Collection name
Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2

Artist
Tim L. Tjapaltjarri
Ref AAB catalogue card.

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

Date of work
/06/1975
Ref Aboriginal Arts Board collection catalogue card.

Associated organisation
Aboriginal Arts Board

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

Date of purchase
16/10/1975
Ref Aboriginal Arts Board collection catalogue card.

Materials
Linen, Paint - non specific

Dimensions
Width: 3385mm
Height: 1694mm



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