0218-001 "Liyagalawumirr Clan Painting" by Clinton Gaykamangu FRAMED

0218-001 "Liyagalawumirr Clan Painting" by Clinton Gaykamangu FRAMED

CAN0218-001

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Original artwork, acrylic on canvas

"This painting relates to the Wagilak Sisters story and part of Dhuwa moiety. The painting is about two water goanna called Djarrka and one olive python (Witji), sand palm tree and leaves....dots are raindrops. This painting belongs to Liyagalawumirr clan group." (Clinton Gaykamangu - Yolngu Arts & Culture)

Moiety: Dhuwa

Clan: Ganalbingu

Region: Milingimbi, central Arnhem Land, NT

Language: Yolngu Matha

ARTIST BIOGRAPHY:

Originally from Milingimbi community, Clinton is now based in Darwin with his wife Sylvia Nulpinditj.

Clinton is a painter, specialising in rarrk (cross-hatching). Clinton paints Dhuwa ancestral stories such as Wagilak Sisters Story, Djalumpu (Hollow Log Dreaming) and Honey Story.