'Corcaigh' by Australian artist & printmaker Anita Laurence (b.1963). Linocut, edition of 40, 56 x 42 cm. via the artist's site

'Corcaigh' by Australian artist & printmaker Anita Laurence (b.1963). Linocut, edition of 40, 56 x 42 cm. via the artist's site

NAMATJIRA , Albert |1902-1959. Ghost gum. Albert Namatjira is one of the pivotal figures of Australian Art. Through his watercolours of Central Australia, he found a way to repair some of the damage long endured by Aboriginal Australia.

NAMATJIRA , Albert |1902-1959. Ghost gum. Albert Namatjira is one of the pivotal figures of Australian Art. Through his watercolours of Central Australia, he found a way to repair some of the damage long endured by Aboriginal Australia.

Ghost Gums, Central Australia, Northern Territory - Albert Namatjira

Ghost Gums, Central Australia, Northern Territory - Albert Namatjira

Ghost Gum in West Macdonnell Ranges,  Central Australia, Northern Territory - Albert Namatjira 1902 - 1959 - Google Search

Ghost Gum in West Macdonnell Ranges, Central Australia, Northern Territory - Albert Namatjira 1902 - 1959 - Google Search


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Albert Namatjira Kwariitnama (Organ Pipes) c.1945-53 watercolour over pencil on paper Ngurratjuta/Pmara Ntjarra Aboriginal Corporation

Albert Namatjira Kwariitnama (Organ Pipes) c.1945-53 watercolour over pencil on paper Ngurratjuta/Pmara Ntjarra Aboriginal Corporation

Albert Namatjira - Ghost Gum c 1953  I remember we had this on our wall at school!

Albert Namatjira - Ghost Gum c 1953 I remember we had this on our wall at school!

Stanley Chasm in West Macdonnell Ranges,  Central Australia, Northern Territory - Albert Namatjira 1902 - 1959 - Google Search

Stanley Chasm in West Macdonnell Ranges, Central Australia, Northern Territory - Albert Namatjira 1902 - 1959 - Google Search

Albert Namatjira Mount Sonder, MacDonnell Ranges 1957-59 watercolour and pencil on paper National Gallery of Australia

Albert Namatjira Mount Sonder, MacDonnell Ranges 1957-59 watercolour and pencil on paper National Gallery of Australia

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Albert Namatjira. Namatjira's richly detailed, Western art-influenced watercolours of the outback departed significantly from the abstract designs and symbols of traditional Aboriginal art, and inspired the Hermannsburg School of painting. He became a household name in Australia—indeed, reproductions of his works hung in many homes throughout the nation—and he was publicly regarded as a model Aborigine who had succeeded in mainstream society.

Albert Namatjira. Namatjira's richly detailed, Western art-influenced watercolours of the outback departed significantly from the abstract designs and symbols of traditional Aboriginal art, and inspired the Hermannsburg School of painting. He became a household name in Australia—indeed, reproductions of his works hung in many homes throughout the nation—and he was publicly regarded as a model Aborigine who had succeeded in mainstream society.

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