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The manner in which the Moo-bi was painted at the funeral [picture] / [Port Jackson Painter]
Bib ID 2072883
Format PicturePicture, OnlineOnline
Author
Port Jackson Painter, active 1788-1792
 
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Description [ca. 1790] 
1 drawing : gouache ; 24.2 x 30 cm. 
Series

Rex Nan Kivell Collection ; NK 144/A

Notes

Previously attributed to John Hunter; see discussion of present attribution p.208-210 of: The art of the First Fleet / ed. by Bernard Smith and Alwyne Wheeler.

Rex Nan Kivell Collection NK 144/A.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-135322439

T2127.

Subjects Aboriginal Australians -- New South Wales -- Mortuary customs -- Early works to 1800.
Exhibited Exhibited: "Treasures Gallery", National Library of Australia, 12 June 2012 - 12 October 2012.  Exhibited: National Gallery of Victoria: Australian colonial art, March - July 2018 

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