Hand Woven Basket
Hand woven Basket (3501-23) by Trudy Nyurpaya Holland Smythe of the Northern Territory based Tjanpi Desert Weavers.
ABOUT THE ARTIST:
Tjanpi Desert Weavers is a not-for-profit Aboriginal social enterprise established in 1995 by the Ngaanyatjarra Pitjantjatjara Yankunytjatjara Women’s Council to provide an income source for women living in remote Central Australian communities. Today more than 400 Aboriginal women artists from 28 remote communities covering 350,000 square kms of the western and central deserts of Australia work with Tjanpi to create beautiful, intricate and whimsical fibre art.
Dimensions: 100 x 310 x 320
Materials: raffia, pandanus grass
Care Instructions: Do not wash
THIS PIECE IS ON DISPLAY AS PART OF THE PATTERNS AND TEXTURES AND LINES, OH MY! EXHIBITION
THE EXHIBITION RUNS UNTIL FEBRUARY 25th, 2024. ANY SOLD WORK WILL BE AVAILABLE FOR COLLECTION OR DELIVERY IN THE WEEKS FOLLOWING THIS DATE.
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Handmade in Australia.