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This their dreaming : [legends of the panels of Aboriginal art in the Yirrkala church / by Ann E. Wells ; photography by E. James Wells]
Bib ID 485877
Format BookBook
Author
Wells, Ann E. (Ann Elizabeth)
 
Description St. Lucia, Q. : University of Queensland Press, 1971 
76 p. : ill., map ; 25 cm. 
ISBN 070220692X
Summary

Brief outline of circumstances surrounding panels; List of artists for each moiety, maps shows territory of people mentioned in text; For each panel, describes each section & gives explanation of associated myth; Dua panel - the Djankawu journeys; Yiritja panel - legend of Banaitja; Glossary of terms.

Subjects Yirrkala Church.  |  Aboriginal tales & legends. Northern Territory.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Folklore.  |  Art, Aboriginal Australian -- Northern Territory -- Yirrkala.  |  Yolngu people (NT SD53)  |  Religion - Rites - Djankawu creation.  |  Stories and motifs.  |  Religions - Christianity.  |  Art - Artists.  |  Religion - Dreaming.  |  Yirrkala (East Arnhem Land SD53-04)
Other authors/contributors Wells, E. James

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