'A landscape of the desert', by Abe Jangala, from The Warlpiri Drawings 1953-54, Meggitt Collection, Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies.

'A landscape of the desert', by Abe Jangala, from The Warlpiri Drawings 1953-54, Meggitt Collection, Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies.

The remarkable Warlpiri drawings

In 2000 two art valuers had an ‘Oh my God’ moment while looking through the archives of the Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS).