# 20489

HAWKING, Karlie; DOYLE, Helen; ALLEN, Max; MURPHY, Joy Wandin

Oil paint and ochre : the incredible story of William Barak and the de Purys

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[Lilydale, Vic.] : Yarra Ranges Regional Museum, [2015]. Quarto, stiff wrappers, 48 pp, illustrated in colour, 2 maps; an as new copy.

Superb catalogue to accompany an exhibtion at the YRRM, August 29 – November 22 2015, which tells the story of the friendship between Wurundjeri leader and artist William Barak, a long-term resident at the Coranderrk Aboriginal Reserve, and the local Healesville Swiss immigrant winemakers, the de Pury family. Many of the artworks and photographs in the exhibition are from the Yeringberg Collection.