Emily Kame Kngwarreye | $2.1 million breaks record

TIM OLSEN Art Consultant places winning bid for

EMILY KAME KNGWARREYE

EARTH’S CREATION 1

 

An artwork by the late Indigenous artist Emily Kame Kngwarreye, Earth’s Creation 1, has been sold for $2.1m at an auction in Sydney.

Created in 1994 and shown in art galleries around the world, the painting was sold to the Australian art gallery owner Tim Olsen, on behalf of a collector, on Thursday night at the Cooee Art Gallery in Paddington.

 

EMILY KAME KNGWARREYE, Earth’s Creation 1, 1994, oil on linen

 

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