Artist : PAULINE SUNFLY
Title : Luurnpa
Size/Medium : 1200 x 600mm: acrylic on canvas Painting
Pauline has painted Tingarri and Luurnpa (kingfisher) features from her Father’s Tjukurrpa (dreaming). The Luurnpa travelled about and used all the waterholes depicted in the painting, including Lappi Lappi and Tjampitjin-Tjampitjin. The Luurnpa tracks are seen in the countryside among the puti (mulga scrub). This country is around the north shore of Wilkinkarra (Lake Mackay). Pauline is the daughter of renowned Warlayirti artists, Sunfly (dec), he was the senior custodian for this Law and Country, which he learned when he was a young man living on Country, he then passed on to his daughter.