Tania Ault

Charters Towers, North Queensland AUSTRALIA, Australia

20 followers 22 paintings sold

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Medium

Acrylic on Canvas

Description

MURRIN MURRA - HUNTING MULINI
3 OF 20 BLACK AND WHITE SERIES
60CM X 90CM
ACRYLIC ON CANVAS

THE STORY: HUNTING FOR MULINI (KANGAROO) IS A RITE OF PASSAGE. BOYS WILL GO AWAY AND RETURN AS MEN. HUNTING MULINI IS FOR FEASTING AND FOR TRIBAL CEREMONY. IT TAKES SKILL TO HUNT SO THAT THE MULINI DOES NOT SEE, HEAR OR SMELL YOU. YOU MUST BE VERY CAUTIOUS BECAUSE HE WILL FLEE IF HE DOES AND YOU WILL NOT HAVE SUCCEEDED IN YOUR QUEST. IN THIS PAINTING, WE CAN SEE WHERE ON COUNTRY WE HUNT FOR MULINI AND WHICH TIME OF THE YEAR WE HUNT.

THIS PAINTING COMES WITH A COMPLIMENTARY CATALOGUE

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#Authentic Australian Aboriginal Artwork

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