MAREE PURUNTATAMERI - 17-269

During June - July each year,Tiwi people burn off the bush lands in preparation for their camping and hunting. They burn the dead grass so that they could walk the land to hunt for bush food. Burning the grass is also a technique for new growth.

Catalog No 17-269
Title Kimirrakinni (Bush Fire)
Artist MAREE PURUNTATAMERI
Size & Medium 180 x 120 cm Ochre on Canvas
Category Painting
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