Walmajarri / Walmatjarri people (A66) (WA SE51-16) | Art - Artists - Men
51 x 67 cm
Inscribed 'J PIKE' on bottom right corner. Inscribed 'ATS_1036/ATS_1036_262 2014L/0385' on reverse. Circular label inscribed '482.02' on reverse.
Title devised by
Language of resource
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.
These two old men are sleeping by two fires. They have made a windbreak all round and are curled up. They are cousin-brothers, Parnaparnti and Kurntumaru.
Kurntumaru is the black goanna that hides in the trees.
Parnaparnti is the yellow sand goanna.