Walmajarri / Walmatjarri people (A66) (WA SE51-16) | Art - Artists - Men
Printed image, on sheet 67.5 x 83 cm
Inscribed 'AP JPIKE' below image. Inscribed 'ATS_1036/ATS_1036_360 2014L/0527' on reverse.
Title devised by
Language of resource
Walmajarri / Walmatjarri language (A66) (WA SE51-16)
Creation place / original location
Fremantle (Perth SW WA SI50-02)
Stephen Culley & David Wroth, Desert Designs, Fremantle, Western Australia, circa 1985 - circa 2002
Is referenced by
O'Ferrall, Michael. Jimmy Pike - Desert Designs 1981 - 1995. Perth, W.A.: Art Gallery of Western Australia, 1995.
This is the rainbow coloured watersnake, travelling in a thunder storm. He's travelling near Japingka waterhole, and he's got Kurtukurtu all round. Kurtukurtu, that's rain clouds. They call that water snake Kalpurtu.