Mary Rumble Petyarre - Country
Size: 30 x 30 cm
Acrylic on canvas stretched on a timber frame.
Mary Rumble has been painting for since October 2002. She has two children Dorothy and Albert Kngwarreye, to Kenny Petyarre. Mary has both a sister, Katie Rumble and a cousin, Dorothy Kunoth who are also artists.
Initially Mary worked in the medium of batik along with over eighty other women from the Utopia Region in Central Australia. Her work in batik is featured in “Utopia – A Picture Story”. Mary gets all her Dreaming stories from her father’s country, Atarrkerte. Now she is living in Alice Springs with her sister, Katie.
CollectionsThe Holmes á Court Collection, Perth
Mbantua Gallery Permanent Collection, Alice Springs
1990 Utopia A Picture Story, an exhibition of 88 works on silk from the Holmes á Court Collection by Utopia Artists which toured Eire and Scotland.
2004 Mbantua Gallery USA Portland and exhibition; Knoxville
This painting is stretched on a timber frame and is ready to hang.
The artwork comes with a Certificate of Authenticity and photo of the artist.