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Rover THOMAS [JOOLAMA]

Kukatja/Wangkajunga peoples

Australia 1926 /1928 – 1998

artist

Franck GOHIER

St Nazaire, Brittany, France born 1968

printer, intaglio

  • Australia from 1972

NORTHERN TERRITORY UNIVERSITY PRINT WORKSHOP

commenced 1993

print workshop (organisation)

Wurritji country 1996 Place made: Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and sugar-lift aquatint, printed in colour inks a la poupeé, from one plate Support: off-white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: lower right side, 'BFK RIVES/ FRANCE' and infinity symbol
Edition State: published state
Impression: printer's proof
Publisher: NORTHERN TERRITORY UNIVERSITY PRINT WORKSHOP
Date Published: 1996

Primary Insc: Titled lower centre below plate-mark, in black pencil, 'WURRITJI COUNTRY'. Signed lower right below plate-mark, in black pencil, 'ROVER'. Not dated. Inscribed with edition details, lower left below plate-mark, in black pencil, 'P/P PM75'.
Dimensions: printed image 49.1 h x 64.4 w cm sheet 60.2 h x 79.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gordon Darling Australia Pacific Print Fund, celebrating the National Gallery of Australia’s 25th anniversary, 2007
Accession No: NGA 2007.544
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Franck Gohier (the printer of the work), Darwin, 2007.