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Two Little Girls
circa 1981 - 2002
Pike, Jimmy, 1940 - 2002
Walmajarri / Walmatjarri people (A66) (WA SE51-16) | Art - Artists - Men
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Printed image 14 x 19 cm, on sheet 25 x 35 cm
Inscribed 'J PIKE 319/500' below image. Inscribed 'ATS_1036/ATS_1036_017 2014L/0270' on reverse. Circular label inscribed '511' on reverse.
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Fremantle (Perth SW WA SI50-02)
Stephen Culley & David Wroth, Desert Designs, Fremantle, Western Australia, circa 1985 - circa 2002
|Is referenced by|| |
Amadio, Nadine. Jimmy Pike: Graphics from the Christensen Fund Collection. Perth: Christensen Fund, 1988.
O'Ferrall, Michael. Jimmy Pike - Desert Designs 1981 - 1995. Perth, W.A.: Art Gallery of Western Australia, 1995.
|Artist statement|| |
One mother had two baby girls, in one waterhole. Two girls find butterfly flying towards them. They miss them. They chase them all the way. They come up to a big mob of women, who pick up the two girls. The mother come back and find them. She follow their tracks and come to the women and asked for her two girls, but they wouldn't give her back her two babies.
Art - Subjects - Dreamtime Story
Butterflies in art
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Copyright Pat Lowe
Licenced to AIATSIS. All rights reserved.
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