Bush Turkey Story (270173)

Cowboy Loy Pwerl

Pwerl Cowboy 270173
Bush Turkey Story (270173) by Cowboy Loy Pwerl

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Artist
Cowboy Loy Pwerl
Title
Bush Turkey Story (270173)
Year
2007
Medium
synthetic polymer on linen
Size
117.5 x 199 cm
Details

Region: North Eastern Central Australia N.T.
Residence: Atneltyeye, Utopia
Language: Eastern Anmatyerr

Stock Number
270173

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Cowboy was born at the sheep camp on Old McDonald station in the north east of Central Australia. He is an Eastern Anmatyerr speaker whose traditional country lies on the western side of the Sandover River on Utopia station, stretching west onto Mt Skinner station. He is the younger brother of the late Louie Pwerl, and senior custodian of a series of Dreaming sites,, the great variety of which can be seen in his paintings. He often depicts the nesting place of the Bush Turkey.