The Lost World of the Kimberley. Electronic copy
Known as the 'Bradshaws', after pioneer Joseph Bradshaw who chanced upon the first examples in 1891, the Kimberley paintings feature lithe, graceful human figures depicted in a fashion altogether different from that of even the oldest traditional art, providing extraordinary visual insights into the every day lives of Ice Age people.
So who were these Bradshaw people? When did they live? What happened to them?