Bush Tucker


By Desma Mengil

76 x 76cm/Natural ochre and pigment on canvas

Stretched over pine frame


The artist paints four very vital sources of bush tucker for the local Indigenous people,the Nyinggiwoogeng (Bush Peanut), Daloong (Green Plum), Boodbarang (Konkerberry) and Gareleng (Bush Melon). These are a favorite for Indigenous people in the East Kimberley.