The Rockhole Site at Dale Creek, 2002

134 Walangkura Reid Napurrula (c1935 – 2004)
The Rockhole Site at Dale Creek, 2002
synthetic polymer paint on linen
91.5 x 61.0 cm
inscribed verso: artist’s name, size, Papunya Tula Artists cat. WR0202041
Sold for $1,080 (inc. BP) in Auction 15 - 21 July 2010, Melbourne

Provenance

Papunya Tula Artists, Alice Springs
The Collection of William and Lucy Mora, Melbourne

This painting is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity from Papunya Tula Artists, Alice Springs, which reads: ‘This painting depicts the rockhole site at Dale Creek. The roundels represent rockholes and the artist has shown two venomous snakes coming out of one of the rockholes. A group of women camped at the site gathering edible berries and seeds growing in the area.’