Rirratjingu people

Yirrkala, North East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory born 1954


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia born 1950



Grafton, New South Wales, Australia born 1943


  • Papua New Guinea 1964-74


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia commenced 1981 – 1988

print workshop (organisation)

Yalambara June 1988
Collection Title: Prints by twenty-five Australian artists. Canberra: Australian National Gallery and Australian Bicentennial Authority, 1988.
Page: no.13.
Place made: Victorian Print Workshop, 188 Gertrude Street, Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in colour inks, from four blocks Support: thick white wove Arches BFK Rives 250 gsm paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark lower right edge, 'BFK Rives'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: workshop proof 2
Edition: edition of 80; plus 2 trial proofs, 2 printer's proofs, 1 right-to-print proof, 2 artist's prints, 2 workshop prints

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Banduk 1988'. Tilted lower centre below printed image in black pencil, 'Yalambara'. Inscribed with edition details lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'V.P.W. Proof 2'.
Secondary Insc: no blindstamp
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, 'APW 2326'
Dimensions: printed image 70.2 h x 42.2 w cm sheet 76.0 h x 56.5 w cm
Acknowledgement: Australian Print Workshop Archive 2, purchased with the assistance of the Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.431.2326
Subject: Australia, Bicentennial, 1988
Image rights: © Banduk Marika. Licensed by Viscopy
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the Australian Print Workshop (formerly the Victorian Print Workshop), Melbourne, 2006, where the work was produced.