Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Collection made possible by Santos

Australian :: Sculptures

Itara Tjulpuku Ngura (River red gum tree, a home for the birds)

KEN, Iluwanti Ungkutjuru
Australia, 1944
Pitjantjatjara people, South Australia

Itara Tjulpuku Ngura (River red gum tree, a home for the birds)

2011, near Amata, South Australia

Tjanpi, chicken wire, acrylic wool, raffia, paper raffia, wipia (emu feathers), plastic flowers and leaves, small gumnuts

124.0 x 77.0 x 59.0 cm

Gift of Margaret Bennett, Vivienne Bolaffi, Elizabeth Finnegan OAM, Lipman Karas, Shane Le Plastrier, Sue Tweddell and Ann Vanstone through the Art Gallery of South Australia Collectors Club 2012

Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide

© the artists courtesy of Tjanpi Desert Weavers, NPY Women’s Council

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