Paula Paul 'Burrkunda 3'

Paula Paul 'Burrkunda 3'


Paula Paul, Burrkunda (3), 2008, synthetic polymer on linen, 151 X 101 cm

large unstretched cavas


Artist: Paula Paul


Born: 1937

Origin: Dulkawalne - Bentinck Island

Language: Kayardild


Title:  Burrkunda

Created:  2008

Dimensions: 151 x 101 cms


Mediums: Synthetic Polymer on Linen

Code: 3550L09-08.  KickArts Code: PP3550L0908


Artist Statement:

"In our language burrkunda means tribal body scars made in ceremony and traditional dance. The scars are also made in grief when family members died."