Turkey Tolson Tjupurrula

  • Skin Name: Tjupurrula
  • Language:Pintupi
  • Region:Ikuntji, Central Australia
  • Dreaming:Bush Fire, Emu, Snake, Woman, Mitakutjirra, Straightening the Spears
Turkey Tolson Tjupurrula


  • Turkey Tolson Tjupurrula. Papunya Painting: out of the Australian desert. National Museum of Australia. http://www.nma.gov.au/exhibitions/papunya_painting_out_of_the_australian_desert/turkey_tolson_tjupurrula/. Retrieved 3 September 2010.
  • Johnson, Vivien (2008). Lives of the Papunya Tula Artists. Alice Springs, NT: IAD Press. p. 307. ISBN 9781864650907.
  • Kinship and skin names. People and culture. Central Land Council. http://www.clc.org.au/People_Culture/kinship/kinship.html. Retrieved 3 September 2010.
  • De Brabander, Dallas (1994). Sections. In David Horton. Encyclopaedia of Aboriginal Australia. 2. Canberra: Aboriginal Studies Press for the Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies. p. 977. ISBN 9780855752347.
  • Johnson, Vivien (2002). Turkey Tolson Tjupurrula c. 1938-2001. Art & Australia 39 (3): 386-387.
  • Hossack, Rebecca (16 August 2001). Turkey Tolson Tjupurrula (obituary). The Independent. http://www.independent.co.uk/news/obituaries/turkey-tolson-tjupurrula-755374.html. Retrieved 3 September 2010.
  • Bardon, Geoffrey; James Bardon (2006). Papunya - A place made after the story: The beginnings of the Western Desert painting movement. University of Melbourne: Miegunyah Press. ISBN 052285110X.
  • Turkey Tolson Tjupurrula - not titled [straightening the spears]. Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Art - collection search. National Gallery of Australia. http://cs.nga.gov.au/Detail.cfm?IRN=122531. Retrieved 3 September 2010.
  • Almanac: The gift of Ann Lewis AO. Museum of Contemporary Art. 2010. http://www.mca.com.au/default.asp?page_id=10&content_id=5974. Retrieved 3 September 2010.
  • Yiribana Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Gallery. Art Gallery of New South Wales. http://www.artgallery.nsw.gov.au/media/archives_2001/yiribana_aboriginal_and_torres_strait_isla. Retrieved 3 September 2010.
  • Turkey Tolson Tjupurrula. NGV collection. National Gallery of Victoria. http://www.ngv.vic.gov.au/explore/ngv-collection/artist-a-


  • Art Gallery of New South Wales
  • National Gallery of Australia
  • National Gallery of Victoria
  • National Museum of Australia
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