Emily Kame Kngwarreye painting sells for $2.1m in Sydney

By Australian Associated Press

Earth's Creation 1 breaks its own record for a painting by an Australian woman after it last sold for just over $1m in 2007

An artwork by the late Indigenous artist Emily Kame Kngwarreye, Earth's Creation 1, has been sold for $2.1m at an auction in Sydney.

Created in 1994 and shown in art galleries around the world, the painting was sold to the Australian art gallery owner Tim Olsen on Thursday night at the Cooee Art Gallery in Paddington.

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Source: Emily Kame Kngwarreye painting sells for $2.1m in Sydney