Picture Gallery: Indigenous Art
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Picture Gallery: Indigenous Art

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On May 28, Sotheby’s will auction the collection of Anthony and Beverly Knight, with 46 works from the early Papunya period. This is a selection of the best.

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LOT 7 Tutuma Tjapangati circa 1909-1987 ONE OLD MAN'S DREAMING (1971) natural earth pigments and bondcrete on composition board 63 X 45CM ESTIMATE $120,000-180,000 ?Photo: Sotheby's

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Lot 13 Tim Leura Tjapaltjarri circa 1929-1984 YAM DREAMING (VERSION 1) (1972) natural earth pigments and bondcrete on composition board 40 X 30CM ESTIMATE $40,000-60,000 ?Photo: Sotheby's

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Lot 10 Timmy Payungka Tjapangati circa 1942-2000 CEREMONIAL DREAMING JOURNEY (1971) natural earth pigments and bondcrete on composition board 35 X 35CM ESTIMATE $35,000-45,000 ?Photo: Sotheby's

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Lot 18 Walter Tjampitjinpa circa 1910-1981 PINTUPI TRAVELLING WATER DREAMING (1972) natural earth pigments and bondcrete on composition board 42 X 49CM (IRREGULAR) ESTIMATE $25,000-30,000 ?Photo: Sotheby's

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Lot 14 Ronnie Tjampitjinpa born 1943 CEREMONIAL DREAMING (1972) natural earth pigments and bondcrete on composition board 50.6 X 30.6CM ESTIMATE $30,000-40,000 ?Photo: Sotheby's

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Lot 1 Mick Namarari Tjapaltjarri circa 1928-1998 CEREMONIAL MEDICINE STORY (1971) natural earth pigments and bondcrete on composition board 40 X 20CM ESTIMATE $35,000-55,000Photo: Sotheby's

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Lot 6 Uta Uta Tjangala circa 1926-1990 TESTICLES GOING WALKABOUT (MEDICINE STORY) (VERSION 1) (1971) natural earth pigments and bondcrete on composition board 31 X 20CM ESTIMATE $35,000-55,000 ?Photo: Sotheby's

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Lot 5 (detail) Johnny Warangula Tjupurrula circa 1925-2001 TRAVELLING WATER DREAMING WITH LIGHTNING (1971) natural earth pigments and bondcrete on composition board 83 X 38CM ESTIMATE $50,000-70,000Photo: Sotheby's

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Lot 15 Timmy Payungka Tjapangati circa 1942-2000 CORROBOREE (1972) natural earth pigments and bondcrete on composition board 60 X 44CM ESTIMATE $30,000-40,000Photo: Sotheby's

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Lot 3 (Detail) Johnny Warangula Tjupurrula circa 1925-2001 WATER DREAMING AND LIGHTNING (1971) natural earth pigments and bondcrete on composition board 40 X 15CM ESTIMATE $20,000-30,000 ?Photo: Sotheby's

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Lot 19 Long Jack Phillipus Tjakamarra born 1932 SNAKE DREAMING (1972) natural earth pigments and bondcrete on composition board 50 X 40CM ESTIMATE $20,000-30,000 ?Photo: Sotheby's