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Riding donkeys down the river

Marie Shilling
Synthetic Polymer on Canvas
36 x 40 cm
Tapatjatjaka Art & Craft Centre


All the children catch the donkeys and ride them down the river for a swim.

Desert Mob is presented annually in Mparntwe | Alice Springs on Arrernte Country.

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