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Past Sales

(Morning Star Pole), 2011 Wood, String,
(Morning Star Pole), 1999
Five Morning Star Poles (Banumbirr)

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Where to buy or sell art works by Gali Yalkarriwuy Gurruwiwi

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Lawson~Menzies (now trading as Menzies)
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Australian Aboriginal artist Gali Yalkarriwuy Gurruwiwi was born circa 1942 and mainly known as a creator of tribal artefacts and also works in oils and acrylics.

The total number of works by Gali Yalkarriwuy Gurruwiwi offered for sale by auction since 2000 is 6, of which 6 (100%) were sold. The highest price recorded for the artist is $18,300 for Five Morning Star Poles (Banumbirr) sold by Bonhams in November 2017. No works have been offered for sale this year, and the last sale we have recorded for the artist was in 2019. Works by Gali Yalkarriwuy Gurruwiwi are held by the Art Gallery of NSW.

Gali Yalkarriwuy Gurruwiwi is not listed in any of the standard biographical references listed on our references page.

Artists' Resale Royalty

Could the second and subsequent works by this artist sold after June 9, 2010 for over $1,000 be liable for the Artists' Resale Royalty? More info…

Yes, eligible, subject to the artist satisfying the residency test. The artist is alive or has been deceased for less than 70 years. Contact the Copyright Agency for information on the residency test.

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