MB053598

Bush Medicine Leaf MB053598-Abie Loy Kemarre


Medium
Acrylic on Linen
Size
30 x 30cm
Year Painted
2018

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MB053598

Bush Medicine Leaf MB053598-Abie Loy Kemarre

In this painting Abie depicts the leaf of the antywerleny (Acacia tenuissima), a type of wattle. The leaves of the antywerleny are crushed and mixed with animal fat for use as a medicinal ointment, or soaked in water to make a medicinal wash. Abie says this particular bush medicine is still made and used by the people of her country today.
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