Robin WHITEBOYD BOOKBINDING CO LTD., Not titled (a mallet for softening pandanus ). Enlarge 1 /1

Robin WHITE

Rotorua, New Zealand born 1946

  • Kiribati 1982-99

BOYD BOOKBINDING CO LTD.

book-binder (organisation)

Not titled (a mallet for softening pandanus ). 1985
Collection Title: Robin White, Twenty-eight days in Kiribati. Kirabas: the artist 1985
Place made: Kiribati
Materials & Technique: books, artist's books, ink; paper woodcut, printed in black ink, from one block Support: thick off-white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: lower left 'BFK RIVES'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 3/7
Edition: edition of 7

Primary Insc: Titled lower centre below printed image in black pencil, 'Ikuiku. A mallet for softening pandanus / before weaving'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 17.0 h x 8.0 w cm sheet (folded) 38.0 h x 26.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1987
Accession No: NGA 87.1620.1.24
Subject: Australia, Book arts: Artist's book
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Ray Hughes Gallery, Brisbane, 1987.