Naomi Howard

Recherche Bay 1792 – The Parting Gift, 2004

acrylic on canvas

180 x 77cm

From the artist

Bruny d'Entrecastreaux enjoyed his stay with the Palawa people he met while repairing his vessels and filling them with fresh water. He presented one local man with a rooster before they sailed away from Recherche Bay.

Artist background

Born Ryde NSW 1945. Lives and works at Murdunna, Tasmania. Exhibiting since late 1990s.