The country depicted here is named Liltjin. This painting represents the dry creekbeds which, during the wet season, flow into Wilkinkarra. During the Tjukurrpa (Dreaming), people lived in the holes depicted.
Pauline's father, Sunfly Tjampitjin, was a senior custodian for country south of Balgo, near the vast salt lake of Wilkinkara (Lake MacKay).
Courtesy of Warlayirti Artists