Anumara - 149cm x 79cm


Artist: Yurpiya Lionel

Size: 149cm x 79cm

Medium: Acrylic on Linen

Story from the certificate of authenticity:
Yurpiya is painting a place called Anumara, which is a place near Irrunytju (Wingellina) in WA. This is Yurpiya's family's country. Anumara is also the name for a kind of caterpillar and Anumara is the tjukurpa (dreaming) place for this caterpillar. This caterpillar lives in the grass and can be eaten if the grass it eats is removed. The place shares the same colours of the caterpillar-brown, yellow and pale green. Keeping this place safe will ensure that the caterpillars multiply.

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