Item - Nyamoowalem

ID UNSW PR 2011/1034 (116735)
Artist Agnes ARMSTRONG (1952 - )
Title Nyamoowalem
Alternate Titles (from the Waringarri Suite)
Category Print
Medium Colour etching
Materials coloured inks, paper support
Edition Number 34/50
Measurements (cms)  
  Height 25.00
  Width 25.00
  Depth 0.00
  Other 0.00
  Location signed lower right beneath image; embossed studio mark in lower right corner of support
  Signed signed in pencil: Agnes Armstrong
  When 2008
  Where Australia, NT, Darwin, Northern Editions Printmaking Studio
Style Narrative
Subject Campsite
Credit Line Purchased 2011
Description/Remarks    Image depicts a campsite layout of four black humpies, a white billabong and a black boab tree with a low mountain range in the background. From Waringarri Aboriginal Arts - "Print description: I was born here near that boab tree. Across the background is Nyamoowalem - the Ivanhoe Ranges. Baliboong (the billabong) is where we used to go hunting for duck, goanna. We camped here during station times."
Exhibition History Kimberley Ink: the Waringarri Suite and selected new etchings Northern Editions Gallery, Darwin; and thence University of Wollongong; Heritage House Cultural Centre, South Perth. (16/08/2008 - 00/04/2009)
Prints Charming: introducing The Waringarri Suite Booker-Lowe Gallery, Houston, Texas, USA (21/01/2010 - 18/03/2010)

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