Clever Man Elder

$750

The background circles and lines joining are hunting grounds and the lands that are cared for. Young men are sent out to bring back some grass from each area, the clever elder will chew the grass to check that there is moisture inside so that when the burn off is done the fire will not get too hot and the underground animals will not get killed. The fire will pass over achieving regeneration but preserving their food source. The white arm band represents the loss of some customs due to colonialism.

100% of the sale price goes directly to the artist.

This artwork is UNSTRETCHED.

This painting will be stretched by The Torch, at no additional cost. Please allow up to three weeks for stretching. For shipping costs, see our Terms and Conditions below.

88 × 70 cm | Acrylic on canvas | Cat. no: 1396-21

This artwork has been sold.