Alkawari Dawson (c1930-2010) Australia (Aboriginal)

Biographical Information

Alkawari was born at Tjun Tjun rockhole, Marlu (kangaroo) dreaming country, near the Warburton community, a few hundred kilometres further west of Irrunytju. She spent time at Warburton mission. After the death of her first husband she married a man from Irrunytju, and spends most of her time there, visiting Warburton to see her daughters. Group Exhibitions: 2003 Minyma Pampa Tjukurpa Kunpu Kanyintjaku. Artplace. Perth. 2002 Nganampa Tjukurpa Kunpu. Nganampa Tjukurpa Mulapa. Vivien Anderson Gallery. Melbourne. 2002 Desert Mob. Araluen. Alice Springs. 2002 Boundless. Art Gallery W.A. and Country Arts. 2001 Minyma Pampa Tjutaku Tjukurpa. Artplace. Perth. Collections:. Art Gallery of W.A. City of Joondalup Council.W.A. National Gallery of Victoria. National Gallery of Australia. Queensland Art Gallery. Wagner collection. USA. Edit or add to this biography

Market Information

Linudarana (2004)
Highest Price:
Linudarana (2004)
Synthetic polymer paint on canvas, 179 x 126.6 cm
Spinifex and Sand: The Tony Norton and Jann Williams Collection of Aboriginal Fine Art , Mossgreen Auctions, Melbourne.
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 Total number soldNumber with imagesHighest priceRecent average price*
Paintings97A$8,060 N/A

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