Tania Ault

Charters Towers, North Queensland AUSTRALIA, Australia

20 followers 22 paintings sold

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Medium

Acrylic on Canvas

Description

BERENTHA MURUNDI – WHITE OCHRE DREAMING
4 OF 20 BLACK AND WHITE SERIES
60CM X 90CM
ACRYLIC ON CANVAS
THE STORY: THIS PERTAINS TO THE FEMALES AND HOW SHE COLLECTS THE OCHRE FOR CEREMONY. THERE IS A SPECIFIC PLACE WHERE OCHRE CAN BE FOUND. IT LAYS IN CLAY PANS IN PLENTIFUL AMOUNTS. IT IS THE TASK OF THE WOMEN TO GO AND COLLECT IT WHEN THE TIME COMES. IN THIS PAINTING WE CAN SEE CEREMONY TAKING PLACE. THEY ARE SIGNIFIED AS 6 MAJOR CEREMONIES OF LORE AND CULTURE BEING CELEBRATED.

THIS PAINTING COMES WITH A COMPLEMENTARY CATALOGUE

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#Authentic Australian Aboriginal Artwork

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