Mitjili Napurrula "Watiya Tjuta" 183 x 122 cms
Code: MN501174 Acrylics on Canvas Size: 183 x 122cms.
Mitjili Napurrula (1945 – 2019) was a Pintupi woman born at Haasts Bluff around 1945. Her family is one of great importance in the Aboriginal community of Papunya.
Mitjili paints the topography of her father's country Uwalki, with its pristine sand hills, shrubs and Watiya which are the trees that traditionally provide wood for spears.
National Gallery of Australia, Canberra
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, Flinders University Art Museum, Adelaide
Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, Artbank Australia
Araluen Arts Centre, Alice Springs, Edith Cowan University Art Collection, Perth
Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory, Darwin
And numerous International Galleries and Private Collections