Lot n° 82
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MPETYANE PURVIS PEGGY (Anmatyerre). Circa... - Lot 82 - Art Richelieu
MPETYANE PURVIS PEGGY (Anmatyerre). Circa 1945.
Bush Food / Bush Tucker, 1998.
This painting depicts the map for finding honey from cork trees, passed down during the initiation ceremonies of young women.
Acrylic on canvas (belgian linen)
123 x 84.5cm
Provenance: commissioned by Marc and Rodney Gooch in Alice Springs, boomerang gallery (Netherlands).
A certificate will be provided with the work
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