Gija people

Australia 1930 – 1998


St Nazaire, Brittany, France born 1968

printer, lithographic

  • Australia from 1972

Northern Territory University

print workshop (organisation)

Rover Thomas story 1995 Place made: Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper lithograph, printed in colour inks, from multiple plates Support: thick cream wove Arches BFK Rives paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: upper right corner, reversed, 'BFK RIVES/ FRANCE' and infinity symbol
Edition State: published state
Impression: printer's proof
Publisher: Northern Territory University
Date Published: 1995

Primary Insc: Titled lower centre below plate-mark, in black pencil, 'ROVER THOMAS STORY'. Signed lower right below plate-mark, in black pencil, '[fingerprint]. Inscribed with edition details, lower left below plate-mark, in black pencil, 'P/P'.
Secondary Insc: Inscribed, lower left, below image, in black pencil, 'PM45'.
Dimensions: printed image 69.4 h x 101.5 w cm sheet 76.4 h x 112.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gordon Darling Australia Pacific Print Fund, celebrating the National Gallery of Australia’s 25th anniversary, 2007
Accession No: NGA 2007.461
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Franck Gohier (the printer of the work), Darwin, 2007.