DETAIL : Jimmy BAKER 'Katatjita' 2006 synthetic polymer paint on canvas, Courtesy of Marshall Arts Aboriginal Fine Art Gallery, � Jimmy Baker
Jean Baptiste APUATIMI | Yirrikamini

APUATIMI, Jean Baptiste
Australia 1940
Yirrikamini 2007
natural earth pigments on canvas
160.0 (h) x 200.0 (w) cm
Purchased 2007
NGA 2007.189
© Jean Baptiste Apuatimi

Yirrikamini – that one pukumani (funerary ritual) that mean really sad one ceremony. Especially this one here. These poles remind me Snake Bay. These poles same like my husband. They remind me of him. He carve that way.

Jean Baptiste Apuatimi, 2007