Nancy was the second eldest of the ‘seven famous Petyarre sisters’ from the Utopia region. She shared the story of Arnkerrthe, the Mountain Devil Lizard, with her sisters and each had their own, unique way of painting it.
This piece was painted in 1999 and is 90cm x 60cm in size.
Body Paint Dreaming is replicating the ceremonial iconography associated with dreaming stories painted on women’s bodies. Nancy is also known for her carvings and wood block prints. Learn more here.
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.