Collection Online
batik on silk
251.0 × 115.0 cm
Place/s of Execution
Nauiyu Nambiyu, Northern Territory
label, woven in gold on gold acetate l.r.: MEREPEN ARTS / NAUIYU / DALY RIVER N.T. / AUSTRALIA
Accession Number
Indigenous Art
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased, 1997
© Marita Sambono and Merrepen Arts
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of The Vizard Foundation
Gallery location
Not on display
Physical description
Object is a rectangular length of silk fabric. Design consists of large rainbow, circular motifs placed consecutively on a bright fire like background. Attached to one edge of fabric is a small cream rectangular label. the inscription is in gold and it reads: Merepen Arts, Naulyu, Daly River, NT, Australia.