Kunmanara CHEREL

Gooniyandi people

Australia 1918 – 2009


commenced 1989

print workshop (organisation)

Galaroo (rainbow serpent) I 1998 Place made: Australian Print Workshop, 210 Gertrude Street, Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in colour inks, from five blocks Support: white wove Arches BFK Rives paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark lower right corner, 'BFK RIVES/FRANCE [infinity symbol]'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: workshop proof 2/2
Edition: edition of 20; plus 2 workshop proofs

Primary Insc: Signed lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'BUTCHER'. Not dated. Not titled. Inscribed with impression details lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'A.P.W. 2/2'.
Secondary Insc: Print workshop blindstamp lower right corner 'APW' [within rectangle]
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'APW 1766'
Dimensions: printed image 54.0 h x 47.8 w cm sheet (deckle-edged) 76.6 h x 56.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Australian Print Workshop Archive 2, purchased with the assistance of the Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.431.1766
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the Australian Print Workshop (formerly the Victorian Print Workshop), Melbourne, 2006, where the work was produced.