Women Collecting Bush Tucker by Donna McNamara

Women Collecting Bush Tucker by Donna McNamara
Women Collecting Bush Tucker by Donna McNamara
Women Collecting Bush Tucker by Donna McNamara
Women Collecting Bush Tucker by Donna McNamara
Women Collecting Bush...

$499.00

  • Title:  Women Collecting Bush Tucker
  • Canvas Size: 136cm x 61cm
  • Painting Size: 128cm x 54cm
  • Medium:  Acrylic on Canvas

This beautiful artwork depicts aboriginal women collecting Bush Tucker in the desert landscape.  Bush tucker consists of various food sources such as witchety grubs and bush plums that are symbolically depicted in the artwork. This is a rare style of aboriginal painting that merges aboriginal artwork of symbols with landscape painting.

 

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Description

About the artist:

Donna works in a community centre in Tjuwanpa, Hermannsburg near Alice Springs.  She comes from a region where aboriginal artists have specialised in art of landscape painting. Famous landscape aboriginal artist Albert Namatjira was also from this region.

  • Region: Hermannsburg, Alice Springs
  • Language group:  Arrernte
  • Skin Name: McNamara