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An uncontrollable child : the autobiography of an Aboriginal artist / Reggie Sultan ; compiled, edited and published by David M. Welch
Bib ID 4458459
Format BookBook
Author
Sultan, Reggie Michael, 1955-
 
Description Virginia, N.T. : David M. Welch, 2008 
108 p. : col. ill., facsims., map, ports. ; 24 cm. 
ISBN 9780977503520
Series

Australian Aboriginal culture series ; 4

Summary

"This book includes a biography of an Aboriginal artist, Reggie Sultan, from his delinquent childhood to successful artist. It also explains the meaning behind the motifs in Central Australian Aboriginal art."--From information provided by publisher.

Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p.108).

Subjects Sultan, Reggie Michael, 1955-  |  Painters -- Northern Territory -- Biography.  |  Artists, Aboriginal Australian -- Northern Territory -- Biography.  |  Painting, Aboriginal Australian -- Australia, Central.  |  Symbolism in art -- Australia, Central.  |  Animals - Reptiles - Snakes.  |  Economic sectors - Agriculture and horticulture - Pastoral industry.  |  Food - Insects.  |  Food - Bush tucker.  |  Stories and motifs - Seven Sisters.  |  Kaytetye / Kaytej people (C13) (NT SF53-06)  |  Stories and motifs - Lizards / goannas.  |  Art - Artists - Men.  |  Art - Painting - Watercolour.  |  History - Biographies - Indigenous - Autobiographies.  |  Art - Modernism.  |  Art - Painting - Acrylic - Dot.  |  Art - Painting - Acrylic.  |  Settlement and contacts - Afghans.  |  Child welfare - Children's homes.  |  Barrow Creek (Central NT SF53-06)
Other authors/contributors Welch, David M. (Maxwell), 1955-
Available From David M. Welch, Box 503, CMB 19, Virginia NT 0822 

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