Paddy CARLTONFranck GOHIERRED HAND PRINTS, Lightening Dreaming - Boolooboolobi Enlarge 1 /1


Gajirrawoong/Mirriwoong people

Mirima Wirrjining Dawang/Goordamankoo on Legune Station, Northern Territory, Australia 1936 – 2006


St Nazaire, Brittany, France born 1968

printer, intaglio

  • Australia from 1972


commenced 1997

print workshop (organisation)

Lightening Dreaming - Boolooboolobi 1995 Place made: Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, aquatint and sugar-lift aquatint, printed in red ochre ink, from one plate Support: thick off-white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: printer's proof
Place Published: Northern Territory University, Darwin
Date Published: 1995

Primary Insc: Signed lower right below plate-mark, in black pencil, 'PADDY CARLTON.'. not dated. Titled lower centre below plate-mark, in black pencil, 'Lightening Dreaming - Boolooboolobi'. Inscribed with edition details, lower left below plate-mark, in black pencil, 'PRINTERS PROOF'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 49.2 h x 96.1 w cm sheet 79.8 h x 121.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gordon Darling Australia Pacific Print Fund, celebrating the National Gallery of Australia’s 25th anniversary, 2007
Accession No: NGA 2007.455
Image rights: © Paddy Carlton. Licensed by Viscopy
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Franck Gohier (the printer of the work), Darwin, 2007.