Artist: Mary Napangardi Brown (dec)
Mary was a member of Warlukurlangu Artists, Yuendumu NT.
This painting depicts linear pattern ‘body paint design’. The Aboriginal women paint their breasts and shoulders for ceremonies, which include song and dance used to tell their ancient stories. The concentric circles symbolise ceremonies or meeting place.
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