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Festo Maralngurra


c. 1955

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Bird, Festo Maralngurra
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Medium: Drawings and Watercolors, Drawings-Watercolor (Do Not Use) | Pigments, paper
Size: 15 3/16 x 11 1/2 in. (38.58 x 29.21 cm)
Creation Place: Oceania, Australia, Arnhem Land, Oenpelli
Culture: Aborigine, Oceania, Australia, Arnhem Land
Style: 20th century
Inscriptions: Inscription; Sticker; Markdealer's sticker, on back, in blue ink: [29381] in blue ink, at upper left corner on back: [Festo Maralgurra/Oenpelli] Watermark: impressed into paper at lower left corner: <AOUARELLE ARCHES/4>
Physical Description: one large bird flanked by a smaller bird and an alligator; all animals have crosshatched designs on their backs; rust-colored background; watercolor on stiff paper
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The Ethel Morrison Van Derlip Fund
Accession Number: 98.114.3
Rights: Copyright of the artist, artist's estate, or assignees.
Artist: Festo Maralngurra, Australian (Oenpelli)
Role: Artist
Nationality: Australian
Life Dates: Australian (Oenpelli)
Added to Site: February 28, 2009