Hilary Wirri

Hilary Wirri

Hilary Wirri

Born: 1956

Language Group: Luritja

Country: Papunya, North West of Alice Springs, Northern Territory

Medium: Watercolour on Board

Subjects: Landscape - Hermannsburg School, Untitled Landscape

Hilary was born at Raggeds Well near Papunya, NT. He painted in the 'Hermannsburg School' style of watercolour landscapes in the tradition of Albert Namatjira. He grew up watching the other artists paint and went on the begin himself in the 1980's, becoming an established watercolourist with artworks found in many private collections.
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