Richard Tax Tjupurrula "Wati Kutjara"
Size: 75 x 50cms, Code: 744/96, Year:1996
Born 'in the bush’ in the area south of Southesk Tablelands c.1935. A Kukatja tribesman, his traditional country was south-west of Balgo at Kurtal. He began painting for Warlayirti Artists in 1989 and painted Rainbow Snake and Goanna Dreamings. The artist’s works have a unique look and exhibit a strong sense of tradition and authority. Along with other Mulan painters, he used brushwork along with dotting.