Nguru Yurntumu-wana (Country around Yuendumu) - 2016
Synthetic Polymer Paint on Canvas
30 x 30 cm
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ProvenanceWarlukurlangu Artist of Yuendumu, N.T.
StoryThis painting depicts the natural landscape around Yuendumu. The bush around Yuendumu features plenty of ‘watiya’ (trees), ‘marna’ (grass) and ‘miyi’ (edible plants) to gather. There are a number of beautiful features close to Yuendumu, including rocky hills, soakages, and waterholes. There are also a number of small outstations around Yuendumu. There are many sites around Yuendumu that are associated with different ‘Jukurrpa’ (Dreamings). These sites include a major honey ant Dreaming, which travels from the east to the west.