Rosella NAMOK

Ungkum/Angkum people

Lockhart River, Eastern Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia born 1979

Geoffrey BARKER


Xanthorrhorea Johnsonni - we don't call them blackboys anymore 1998 Place made: Lockhart River Arts & Culture Centre, Lockhart River, Queensland, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper screenprint, printed in colour inks, from multiple stencils Support: thick white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: printer's proof

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Rosella Namok/Lockhart River 98'. Titled lower centre below printed image in black pencil, 'Xanthorrhorea Johnsonni/'We don't call them blackboys anymore''. Inscribed with impression details lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'P/P'.
Dimensions: printed image (irregular) 39.8 h x 28.0 w cm sheet 56.1 h x 37.9 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Geoff and Fran Barker 2004
Accession No: NGA 2004.358.31
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Geoffrey and Fran Barker (who established printmaking at Lockhart River in 1995), 2004.