Current Location:
Section 35 (VS) -> Bottom Shelf (VS35)
Location Notes:
IDC; Vertical Storage; Section 35; Bottom Shelf

Aboriginal Art Collection ➔ Honey Ant Food Gathering Story

Artwork
Medium:
Acrylic on Canvas
Dimensions:
Artworks - Height: 36 in Width: 24.25 in
Description:
6 insect like shapes in a circle in the center with footprints around them
Historical Context:
This painting depicts women in their roles as food gatherers searching for an adequate honey ant nest which can be dug up and the ants collected. The honey ant holds special significance in the Papunya area as the honey ant ancestor beings stopped for rest near Papunya during the time of creations, the dreamtime.

Library of Congress Subjects:
Painting