Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Collection made possible by Santos

Australian :: Sculptures

Yawk yawk (mermaid figure)

YALANDJA, Owen
Australia, 1960
Kuninjku people, Northern Territory

Yawk yawk (mermaid figure)

1994, Mumeka, central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory

carved bombax ceiba & natural pigments

266.5 x 59.0 cm

Gift of the Friends of the Art Gallery of South Australia 1995

Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide

© the artist, Maningrida Arts & Culture

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