#W769 Oenpelli / Gunwinggu
Painting, natural, ochres on eucalyptus bark,
kangaroo and mimi
in x-ray style,
c 1989.
"Kangaroo of the Dreamtime"
42.5" x 21.5."

Luke Nganjmirra


The Nganjmirra family of West Arnhemland in Australia's Northern Territory has been a powerful force in the promulgation of Aboriginal art from the area of the Kunwinjku people.

Luke Nganjmirra is a Kunwinjku painter, member of the family also associated with Injalak Arts & Crafts. Nganjmirra artwork, features rock art themes, mimih spirits, x-ray styles and djang (ancestral stories).

This one shows a kangaroo in x-ray tecnique, mimihs, dilly bags, elongated feathers and what appears to be a jabiru bird. It was acquired at Raintree Gallery in Darwin, NT, Australia in 2001.

The authenticity of this artwork has been verified by respected
Aboriginal Art Assessor, Dorothy Bennett. Documentation available.

Estimated Value FOB Fort Myers. FL US$5,000.00
exclusive of delivery cost.

Because of the uniqueness, cultural sensitivity and irreplaceable nature of this work of art, if you are interested in acquiring it, please contact us at Sanibelart@gmail.com to discuss payment terms and plans for taking possession of it. (If you live in Florida or plan to visit Southwest Florida, we can arrange pick-up or delivery to you.) Otherwise, shipping will be the buyer's responsibility, although we will happily act as your agent in arranging packing and shipping based on your specifications. After agreeing on details of the transaction, we will send you a Paypal invoice reflecting that agreement.

 

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