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Maria Josette ORSTO

Tiwi people

Pirlangimpi (Garden Point), Tiwi Island, Northern Territory, Australia born 1962


commenced 1985 – 2000

print workshop (organisation)

Parmajini and Jurlarma 1990's Place made: Studio One, Kingston Art Space, 71 Leichhardt Street, Kingston, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in brown ink, from one plate Support: white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Edition: edition unknown; plus printer's proof

Primary Insc: signed lower centre below plate-mark in black ink, 'Josette Orsto'. not dated. not titled.
Secondary Insc: Printer's instructions centre upper edge in black ink. Inscribed lower right corner verso in black pencil, '1.203'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 9.8 h x 11.7 w cm sheet (irregular) 19.3 h x 25.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Studio One Inc 2000
Accession No: NGA 2004.369.88
Subject: Collection: The Studio One Inc print workshop archive of Australian prints 1986 - 2000, acquired 2004.
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Studio One Inc print workshop on its closure in 2000, Canberra, 2004.