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Alec Mijelmarnganu Mingelmanganu Wandjina,
Alec Mijelmarnganu Mingelmanganu <em>Wandjina</em>,
Alec Mijelmarnganu Mingelmanganu, Wandjina, Worora language, Kalumburu, Eastern Kimberley, 1982
Representation of a Wandjina figure from Kalumburu, eastern Kimberley. The inspiration for this painting was taken from the original rock art, with its associated dancing 'Bradshaw figures' – known in some parts of the Kimberley as Gwion-gwion figures – and swimming turtle, in the artist's country.

Ochre on canvas. 1610 x 1410 cm
J.E. Stanton Collection, 12.3.1982, © Estate of the artist 2010, licensed by Aboriginal Artists Agency

Caption: John Stanton
Photo: Berndt Museum