The Moon, the Crocodile & the Turtle by Mabel Juli

Details of The Moon, the Crocodile & the Turtle

  
The Moon, the Crocodile & the Turtle by Mabel Juli
Details
Catalog Number : 838245
Size : 100cm x 100cm
Medium : Natural Ochres On Canvas
For Sale : Contact Short St Gallery
Note : All artworks are subject to availability. Prices are inclusive of GST but do not include shipping and handling charges.
About The Moon, the Crocodile & the Turtle
GARNKINY DOO LALANGGARRANY DOO DARNDAL – The Moon, the Crocodile and the Turtle

In this work Mabel Juli has brought together two very significant Ngarranggarni (Dreaming) stories from Darrajayin. As well as the physical proximity of parts of country in which these two stories take place, their central characters, namely Garnkiny the Moon and Lalanggarrany the Crocodile, are also both of Joowoorrooskin, making them Mabel’s classificatory brothers.
Like Garnkiny, the Lalanggarrany doo Darndal story strongly concerns the obliga