Lot 216: Wesley Ngainmirra 1995 Mannguk Djang ochre on paper
December 11, 2016
Sydney, AustraliaLive Auction
ochre on paper
103 x 153 cm
Neil McLeod Fine Arts Studio, VIC Coo-ee Aboriginal Art Gallery, Sydney
This is a Dreaming associated with a line of rounded hills to the north of the Oenpelli-Maningrida road. These are a Mannguk Djang (Diarrhea Dreaming) site, and no-one climbs these hills for fear of being afflicted by the illness.