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Title Saltwater : Yirrkala bark paintings of sea country : recognising indigenous sea rights
Published Neutral Bay, N.S.W. : Buku-Larrngay Mulka Centre in association with Jennifer Isaacs Publishing, 1999

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Description 112 pages : color illustrations, portraits, ; 29 cm
Contents Preface / Andrew Blake -- Artists' declarations: Dula Nurruwuthun; Gawirrin Gumana; Djambawa Marawili; Mowarra Ganambarr; Lanani Marika --Saltwater / Djon Mundine -- Map -- Major works: Lutumba; Baraltja; Garraparra; Sea Country; Yathikpa; Yarrinya; Bäniyala; Manybalala; Djarrakpi; Gurka'wuy; Bayapula; Yalanbara; Nanydjaka; Yirrkala; Wessel Islands; Arnhem Bay -- Saltwater country -- Index of artists and paintings
Summary Catalogue of eighty bark paintings which is the work of forty-seven Yolnu artists from north-east Arnhem Land. When a sacred area was desecrated by an illegal barramundi fishing camp, this incident began the monumental story of these paintings set against a backdrop of national legal and political maelstrom
Notes Includes indexes
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Subject ANU Drill Hall Gallery -- Exhibitions
Aboriginal Australians -- Legal status, laws, etc.
Aboriginal Australians -- Water rights.
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Yirrkala (N.T.) -- Art -- Exhibitions.
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Northern Territory -- Yirrkala -- Art -- Exhibitions
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Northern Territory -- Yirrkala
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Northern Territory -- Yirrkala -- Art -- Exhibitions
Art, Aboriginal Australian -- Australia -- Yirrkala (N.T.) -- Exhibitions.
Art, Australian.
Bark painting -- Australia -- Yirrkala (N.T.) -- Exhibitions.
Bark painting -- Australia -- Yirrkala (N.T.) -- Exhibitions.
Bark painting, Yolngu.
Native title (Australia)
Native title (Australia) -- Australia -- Yirrkala (N.T.)
Painting, Aboriginal Australian -- Australia -- Yirrkala (N.T.) -- Exhibitions.
Water rights -- Australia.
Water rights -- Australia -- Northern Territory -- Yirrkala
Yolngu (Australian people)
Genre/Form Exhibition catalogs.
Author Buku-Larrngay Mulka Centre
Drill Hall Gallery.
LC no. 00273615
ISBN 0646377027
Other Titles Yirrkala bark paintings of sea country