Size: 109 x 95 cm
Acrylic on Canvas
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DOB: 1969. Utopia, Northern TerritoryKnown as: Marcie Turner PetyarreLanguage: Anmatyerre/AlyawarreDreaming’s: Bush Medicine, Women’s dreaming & Body Paint (Awelye) Marcia is the daughter of artist Margaret Turner Petyarre, who sadly passed away. She now continues painting her mother’s stories. In her earlier years, she spent time alongside artists such as Gloria and Kathleen Petyarre. While gaining inspiration from these leading artists she had developed her own unique style with her linear body paint designs which have become popular. Bodypaint represents the designs painted onto the women’s top half of their bodies for ceremonies. Marcia is married with seven children including artists Rosabella and Sacha Long. This painting was purchased directly from Marcia and a gallery certificate of authenticity will be provided with the sale.