Minnie Pwerle ‘0121’

$990.00

Awelye Atnwengerrp

Size: 26cm x 26cm

SKU: PG0121 Category:

Description

Artist

Minnie Pwerle was born around 1922 in the Utopia country of Atnwengerrp and died 18th March 2006. Her languages were Anmatyerre and Alyawarre. Learn more about Minnie here.

Artwork Information

This piece was painted in 2002 and is 26cm x 26cm in size.

Dreaming

In Aboriginal culture, ceremonies are focal points in the life of the community. They are held for different purposes, but each is integral to the continuation of Aboriginal culture and vital to the happiness and well being of the people and the land. Particular dances and song cycles accompany each.  Women’s awelye ceremonies are acknowledgments of their responsibilities for the land and their relationship to it. Learn more here.

Medium

All the artwork provided is done on with highest quality linen canvas, acrylic paints, oils and brushes ensuring the longevity of each piece of work.

Additional information

Weight 1.5 kg
Dimensions 26 x 26 cm
Dreamings

Women’s Ceremony ‘Awelye’

Year

2002

Colour

Brown, Orange