POLLY NELSON NUNGALA "Awelye" Original Signed Acrylic on Canvas 106cm x 88cm

Regular price $1,465.00

POLLY NELSON NUNGALA (c1940 - )
Hand Signed, Original Acrylic On Canvas
(Can be Hung Horizontally or Vertically - Stunning)

Title: Awelye (Women's Body Paint)
Image Size: 106cm x 88cm
Signed: Verso
Condition: Excellent - New

Stretched and Ready to Hang.

Comes with Certificate of Authenticity from Martinez Art Dealer.

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

Biography:

Polly was born around 1940 at Utopia, north east of Alice Springs in central Australia.

Polly’s sister, Lena Skinner Ngale, and brother, Johnny Skinner, are also known artists.  Polly’s artwork depictions are of the Bush Plum, and significant 'Dreaming' to those who have rights to paint the stories.

Another significant depiction of Polly's works is Awelye, ochre designs painted onto women’s bodies during their traditional ceremonies.

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