John Babui - Pelican



A wonderful bird is the pelican goes the old limerick and this stunning sculpture is proof

Hand carved and painted by Tiwi artist, John Babui,  a sculptor and painter, creating work at Tiwi Design.

Tiwi Design is a creative space, located at Nguiu on Bathurst Island. The Art Centre was established in 1969 to promote Tiwi art and culture. A large group of artists produce paintings, carvings, prints, ceramics, fibre art and screen-printed fabrics at this renowned creative space.

Choose from tall, or medium sized:


Height: 480mm

Base: 65mm

Weight: 650g approx


Height: 280mm

Base: 45mm

Weight: 450g

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