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Awelye for Alpar Seed, Bush Plum & Mulga Seed by Alvira Bird (SOLD)

Artist: Alvira Bird Mpetyane
Size: 30cm x 30cm
Medium: Synthetic polymer paint on canvas
Code: SPUA444

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In this painting, white dot work represents the dry seeds of alpar, black dot work represents the ahakeye (bush plum) and yellow dot work represents ntang artety (mulga seeds) ready to be collected. There are sacred Dreaming stories for Alpar Seed, Ahakeye and the Mulga Seed which belong to Alvira's country, Ilkawerne, and ceremonies are carried out to ensure their productivity. 

Other designs reflect elements associated with this story.

Colours: White, Black and Yellow Ochre on Grey Background.

  • Medium: Synthetic polymer paint on canvas
  • Size of painting: 30cm x 30cm
  • Size of canvas border: Approx 6cm
  • Background colour: Grey
  • This painting comes unstretched and rolled in a tube.
  • This painting comes with a Certificate of Authenticity and artist profile.

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