JEANNIE PETYARRE "Bush Yam Leaves" Signed Acrylic on Canvas 156cm x 100cm

Regular price $1,275.00


Hand Signed, Original Acrylic On Canvas
Can be Hung Horizontally or Vertically - Stunning
Title: Bush Yam Leaves
Image Size: 156cm x 100cm
Signed: Verso
Condition: Excellent - New


Unstretched as easier for Shipping due to size.

Comes with Certificate of Authenticity from Martinez Art Dealer and Photos of Jeannie Painting this Work.

You can also come view this work and many others in our Surry Hills Gallery in Sydney. Please message me to arrange a time to view in person.

Serafin Martinez
Principal, Martinez Art Dealer
Surry Hills, Sydney, Australia
ABN 36 561 407 649

Jeannie Petyarre (Pitjara) was born in c.1957 on the Boundary Bore Outstation of Utopia in Central Australia. 
An established artist in Utopia, Jeannie is the niece to the late Emily Kame Kngwarreye.
Jeannie was encouraged by her aunt, Emily Kngwarreye to continue to paint her family's Yam Dreaming. In 1990, her work was chosen to be part of the Robert Holmes a Court Collection, which toured extensively and was featured in their book "Utopia - A Picture Story".
All of Jeannie's Dreamtime stories come from the Alhalkere Country and are passed down to her from her father's side. Jeannie paints the Yam Seed, Yam Leaf, Yam Flower Dreamings, body paint, Mountain Devil Lizard and My Country Dreamings Jeannie's tribal name is "Angiltha" which means little lizard.