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Esther Giles: Kuruyurltu-Esther


Details

  • No.:RK1199
  • Medium:Acrylic on Cotton
  • Size:152 × 122 cm
  • Year:2014
  • Region:Ngaanyatjarra Lands
  • Art Centre:Tjarlirli Art
  • Status:

A place near Tjukurla, the story of Purrungu tells of how a woman went into an underground cave to collect water from a rockhole inside. As she was coming out a snake came upon her. Scaring it away, she walked backwards lest the snake come upon her again. She made it back to camp where all the women were sitting around.


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