Meriam Mer people
Cairns, Queensland, Australia
- Europe, Egypt, India, Pacific Islands undated
AUSTRALIAN PRINT WORKSHOP
R.I.P. terra nullius
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique:
prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in black ink, from one block Support: thick cream wove Velin Arche paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: workshop proof
Edition: edition of 24; plus 2 artist's proofs, 1 right to print proof, 2 workshop proofs
Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Ellen José / 1995'.
Titled lower centre right below printed image in black pencil, ''RIP.' Terra Nullius'.
Inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'A.P.W'.
Secondary Insc: Print workshop blindstamp lower right corner 'APW' [within rectangle]
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'APW 1425'
printed image 8.0 h x 6.5 w cm sheet 28.5 h x 18.5 w cm
: Australian Print Workshop Archive 2, purchased with the assistance of the Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2002 Accession No
: NGA 2002.431.1425
- Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the Australian Print Workshop (formerly the Victorian Print Workshop), Melbourne, 2006, where the work was produced.