Synthetic Polymer Paint on Linen
40 x 40 cm
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#14913 LOCATION: Bondi Beach
Tjukupati was born at a place called Alpi, which is south of
Docker River, very close to the ranges there. Her father's country
is Wangkari which is just over the ranges from Docker River. Her
mother's father passed away at Wankari. Her mother's country
is west of Docker River. Tjukupati grew up at Docker River
community and spent much of her youth out bush, swimming at
waterholes and hunting. Her father also used to take her to
Ernabella where they would sell dingo skins. She did not go to
school. Tjukupati has been painting, weaving tjanpi and carving
purnu for many years.