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Sunday, 20 October 2013 06:54

Oscar Namatjira (1922-1991)

Oscar was born in 1922. He attended mission school before joining the Army Labor Gang in 1942. Three years later he returned to the mission and took up painting. One of Oscars first jobs was to drive his fathers truck.

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Sunday, 20 October 2013 06:53

Maurice Namatjira - Paintings for Sale

 

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Sunday, 20 October 2013 06:53

Kenneth Entata - Paintings for Sale

 

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Sunday, 20 October 2013 06:52

Keith Namatjira (1938-1977)

Keith was born the fourth son of Albert and Rubina on the 13th of June 1938.

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Sunday, 20 October 2013 06:50

Herbert Raberaba (1920-1980)

Herbert was born on the 14th of April 1920.

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Sunday, 20 October 2013 06:47

Gabriel Namatjira - Paintings for Sale

 

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Sunday, 20 October 2013 06:35

Benjamin Landara

Benjamin was born the son of August and Naomi on the 6th of September 1921. He was born Ebatarinja and was closely related to Walter Ebatarinja.

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Saturday, 19 October 2013 08:54

Ewald Namatjira (1930-1984)

Ewald was born the third son of Albert and Rubina on the 11th of July 1930. As a young child Ewald would often complain of ill health and was subsequently allowed to spend more time at home or on painting trips with his father.

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Saturday, 19 October 2013 08:53

Edwin Pareroultja (1918-1986)

Edwin was born on the 23rd of October 1918. As a young man he was physically fit and excelled at all sports especially running. Edwins remarkable ability as a runner was demonstrated at a Red Cross sports meeting in Alice Springs, 1944. The only runner off scratch Edwin won both the 130yrd and 75yrd barefoot against the best runners from the Army and Allied Works. He competed on a few other occasions but received little encouragement.

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