"This painting is about how we had a visit from a cassowary with its two chicks. This happened after the cane paddock beside our house had been harvested and they travelled across the paddock from the scrub across the road.
Artist John Murray (Girramay) lives at Murray Upper, north-west of Cardwell. He began painting in 2008 and immediately found working creatively as a outlet for positive expression. Arts has also provided John a means of communication, empowering his voice and sharing his stories without the limitation of his disabilities.
This item is a hand-crafted, one off original item and comes with a Certificate of Authenticity.
Artist: John Murray
Cultural Group: Girramay
Material: Acrylic on Canvas
Dimensions: 47 x 74 cm
Cat # 264-16
Painting: 'Gunduy Visiting Home'
Arts and crafts: Girringun Art Centre's arts and crafts are hand produced, one off original works. As such they may from time to time have unique marks or craftsmanship nuances that may be deemed as faults. These will be determined on a case-by-case basis