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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)

not titled [abstract] 1990 Place made: Studio One, Kingston Art Space, 71 Leichhardt Street, Kingston, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in red ochre ink, from one plate Support: white wove Arches BFK Rives paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: upper right corner, 'BFK RIVES/FRANCE' and infinity symbol [mirror image]
Edition State: published state
Impression: artist's proof
Edition: artist's proof

Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'MARIA JOSETTE ORSTO 1990'. not titled. Insribed with impression details lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, 'A/P'.
Secondary Insc: Inscribed lower right verso in black pencil, '1.166'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 14.8 h x 20.1 w cm sheet 45.4 h x 31.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Studio One Inc 2000
Accession No: NGA 2004.369.114
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.