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Theme: Boom & Bust

Artist: Tim LEURA TJAPALTJARRI
Birth/Death: 1929–1984

Title: Men's camps at Lyrrpurrung Ngturra

Credit Line: Purchased 1984 National Gallery of Australia, Canberra.

Men’s camps at Lyrrpurrung Ngturra presents a once bountiful landscape depleted by the ravages of grazing and drought. A Great Ancestral Hunter represented by the inverted U-shape surrounded by his weapons once caught kangaroo and emu here, now only snakes and lizards can be found.

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