Site of Tjukula by Josephine Napurrula


Site of Tjukula by Josephine Napurrula


Josephine Napurrula


Acrylic on canvas

61 x 55cm

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This painting depicts designs associated with the site of Tjukula, near where the Community now stands. The line throught the centre of the work represents a creek at the site and the lines at either side show a lake and sandhills. A number of women camped in the area gathering the edible berries known as kampurarrpa or desert raisin from the small shrub Solanum centrale.

Art Gallery of New South Wales
Museums and Art Galleries of the Northern Territory
National Gallery of Australia