Vaughan Springs Pikiliyi Jukurrpa

My fathers country, west of Yuendumu in the Tanami Desert. The Warlpiri name for this place is Pikiyli.  There are rocks, creeks and water in this place.  Vaughan Springs is a nice place to stay.  Special large snakes make their home there called the rainbow serpant.

$670.00

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Medium: Painting
850 x 500mm Synthetic Polymer Paint on Canvas
Year: 2021
SKU: 120-21

Description

My fathers country, west of Yuendumu in the Tanami Desert. The Warlpiri name for this place is Pikiyli.  There are rocks, creeks and water in this place.  Vaughan Springs is a nice place to stay.  Special large snakes make their home there called the rainbow serpant.

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Weight 0.8 kg

About Sonya Napaljarri Cooke

Sonya is the wife of Henry Jakamarra Cooke an eldery dynamic community leader.Sonya has a number of sons and daughters and lives in Lajamanu caring for Henry in their large extended lively household.Her and Henry often paint in the art centre together. Sonya is a traditional lady knowing her culture and history and began painting in the early '80's.

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