DJAN'KAWU AT YALANGBARA, c.1961

Important Australian Aboriginal Art Auction
Melbourne
18 March 2020
14

MAWALAN MARIKA

(c.1908 – 1967)
DJAN'KAWU AT YALANGBARA, c.1961

natural earth pigments on eucalyptus bark

117.0 x 44.5 cm

Estimate: 
$20,000 – 30,000
Provenance

Dorothy Bennett for Australian Aboriginal Art Trust, Darwin (label attached verso)
Private collection, Adelaide
Sotheby’s, Melbourne, 24 June 2002, lot 301
Lauraine Diggins Fine Art, Melbourne (label attached verso, stock no. 220128)
Private collection, Melbourne
Deutscher and Hackett, Melbourne, 14 October 2009, lot 33
Private collection, Melbourne

Exhibited

Annual Collectors' Exhibition 2008, Lauraine Diggins Fine Art, Melbourne, 1 October – 8 November 2008, cat. 19
An Individual Perspective: From the Indigenous Collection of Lauraine Diggins, Deakin University Art Gallery, Melbourne, 25 February – 4 April 2009

Literature

Diggins, L. (ed), An Individual Perspective: from the Indigenous Collection of Lauraine Diggins, Deakin University Art Gallery, Melbourne, 2009, p. 12 (illus.)