a selection of notable works from Western Australia
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Nyumitja Laidlaw Wati Nyirru Chasing Minyma Pirni 2005
Acrylic on canvas 980 x 1530mm $5000
Nyirru chasing the group of women
The painting depicts the artist’s country where the Kungkarrangkalpa (Seven Sisters) were being chased by the
amorous Wati Nyirru. He is known to be on the edges of the painting, peering at them.