Texas Country

Charlene CARRINGTON: artist

Not On Display

About the work


Texas Downs Station is Charlene's and her family's traditional country and it is where her parents were born. Her father,
Churchill Cann, mustered cattle all throughout this country. This painting is essentially a map of Texas.
It is a very beautiful place with many waterholes, fishing holes and hilly areas.
There is an abundance of bush tucker, gerring (kangaroo), echidna and goanna are all found in this country.
Title
Texas Country
Artist/Maker and role
Charlene CARRINGTON: artist
Date
2006
Medium
pigment and natural binder on canvas
Measurements
152.5 x 183.1cm
Credit line
Purchased by Neil Archibald in the memory of his father Norman George Archibald, The Art Gallery of Western Australia Foundation, 2007
The State Art Collection, The Art Gallery of Western Australia
Accession number
2007/0001

This is one of the paintings in our collection.



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