KANGAROOS AT KARRKILYNGA (LAKE HOPKINS), c.1974

Important Australian Aboriginal Art Auction
Melbourne
18 March 2020
104

OLD TUTUMA TJAPANGATI

(c.1909 – 1987)
KANGAROOS AT KARRKILYNGA (LAKE HOPKINS), c.1974

synthetic polymer paint on cement sheet

62.5 x 54.0 cm

bears inscription verso: Site: Karrkilynga / at Lake Hopkins in W.A. / Three Kangaroos at tucker / a fire comes but the escaped / to the south (Pitjantjatjarra [sic] country)

Estimate: 
$6,000 – 8,000
Sold for $9,760 (inc. BP) in Auction 60 - 18 March 2020, Melbourne
Provenance

Private collection, Victoria, acquired directly from the artist in 1978