painting in natural ochre, charcoal and kaolin with natural binder painted on art board.
Wuyal (Sugar Boy)
16 inches x 12 inches, framed
subject is Wuyal, (Creator Ancestor) also known as the Sugar Boy because
of the sugar bag around his neck. Recalled in the verbal Dreamtime stories
of the Yirrkala people.
travelled through Marrakula clan land, Wuyal downed trees to get the honey hives. Rivers formed where the trees fell.
Acquired in 1990
at Buku-Larrngay Arts, Yirrkala. (Independent documentation available)
to Australian Aboriginal painting gallery
Myers, FL. 33908