# 42711

ELY, Bonita (1946 - )

Murray / Murundi

$75.00 AUD

With contributions from Jack & Annie Koolmatrie, Leigh Hobba and Dulcie Ely. Adelaide : Experimental Art Foundation, [1981]. Quarto, illustrated wrappers (tape marks to foot of spine), pp. [90], illustrated, an ex-library copy, with stamp to title page and markings to last couple of pages.

Artist’s book on the Aboriginal history of the Murray (Murindi) River.

Reference : CATALANO, Gary. The bandaged image : a study of Australian Artists Books (1983).

‘Bonita Ely (born 1946) is an Australian multidisciplinary artist who lives in Sydney, whose work has been internationally exhibited. She established her reputation as an environmental artist in the 1970s through her works concerning the Murray-Darling river system. She has a diverse practice across various media and has often addressed feminist, environmental and socio-political issues.’ – Wikipedia