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Theme: The Land

Artist: Johnny TJUPURRULA WARRANGULA
Birth/Death: 1918

Title: Bushfire Dreaming

Credit Line: Purchased 1993 - 1996. National Gallery of Australia, Canberra.

The ancestral origins of fire vary from group to group in indigenous Australia. The designs across the top of Johnny Tjupurrula Warrangula's Bushfire Dreaming 1971-72 indicate burnt-out country after fire.

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