Artist : Jeannie Petyarre
Born: utopia NT
size : 60 X 60 cm
Story : Jeannie is the niece of the late Emily Kngwarreye, Emily encourage Jeannie to paint her family yam dreaming. All of Jeannie’s dreamtime sotires come from the Alhalkere country and are passed down to her from her fathers side. Jeannie paints the yam seed,yam leaf, yam flower dreaming mountain devil lizard and my country dreaming.
In 1990 her work was chosen to be part of the Robert Holmes a court collection, which toured extensively and was featured in the book “Utopia a picture story”