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Aboriginal ArtAlice Springs ArtistsJeannie PetyarreJeannie Petyarre – Bush Medicine

SKU: SP-2193


Jeannie Petyarre (Pitjara) was born circa 1956 on the Boundary Bore Outstation of Utopia, Aboriginal Art Regions of Central Australia. Jeannie Petyarre is the sister to well known artists Greeny Purvis Petyarre, Evelyn Pultara, Rosemary Petyarre and Anna Price Petyarre.

Her work is characterised by vibrant designs celebrating the spirit of the yam plant as it generates year after year to feed the people.  “Bush Medicine” relates to the process of mixing various fruits and plants with animal fat to create medicine.  These colourful styles were taught to her by her aunt, the famous Emily Kame Kngwarreye, who told Jeannie before she died that she much continue family’s dreamings

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Title: Bush Medicine

Size: 1970 x 670

Medium: Canvas