Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Collection made possible by Santos

Australian :: Sculptures

Banaitja

GUMANA, Birrikitji
Australia, 1898 - 1983
Yolngu people, Northern Territory

Banaitja

1952, Yirrkala, north east Arnhem Land, Northern Territory

carved wood with natural ochres, string & feather decorations

35.0 cm (irreg)

Gift of Charles P. Mountford 1955

Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide

© estate of the artist, Buku-Larrnggay Mulka Centre

S119

Currently on display in Gallery 24