Turkey Dreaming #606

about

This dreaming tells us about the bush turkey, a big bird that flies around from place to place searching for food (insects). The Aboriginal men hunt for these turkeys with boomerangs. 

provenance

2011 purchased at Warnayaka Arts Centre, Lajamanu;
Leslie Smith Gallery, Amsterdam

Lily Yirringali Jurrah Hargraves Nungurrayi

b. 01.07.1930
Jilla Well


Lily is an avid artist and passionate about her culture. She is driven to record and preserve while knowing she is fighting against time and the new impeding culture. She embraces colour and expression. In later years her style has changed slightly to reveal more freedom and use of colour, while years of experience with brushes show skilled execution and technique. Lily now produces  st . . .
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