Mosquito Bark Painting
Object type: Bark Painting of a Mosquito
Locality: Groote Eylandt
Artist: Attributed to Thomas Amagula
Dimensions: 58cm X 47 cm
This is a large early bark from Groote-Elandt showing a single totemic mosquito. Thomas Amagula has other depictions of a mosquito in MCA’s Arnotts collection. Very little pigment loss and nice and flat.