West Arnhem Land Art
21 AM 1162/03
Isiah Nagurrgurrba Kangaroo 2003
Natural ochres on Arches paper 775 x 1030mm SOLD
Isaiah has painted kunj (kangaroo) in the "x-ray" style with internal organs showing.
Kangaroos often feature in bark paintings and are significant animals in Kunwinjku culture. They are prized game
as well as being totems for some clans. Kangaroos are herbivorous.
"The hand prints are my signature" Isaiah Nagurrgurrba.