Australian Aboriginal Art - Gloria Petyarre
(1945-, Atnangkere)

This painting depicts the small leaves and seeds from the bushes in the Mulga Bore area, a country referred to locally as Atnangkere. The seeds and leaves fall to the ground as part of the seasonal cycle of renewal.

The artist's name has several spellings, including Petyarre and Pitjara.

Atnangkere, Falling Leaves 1994, acrylic on canvas, 94 x 92 cm

Enlargement of Falling Leaves