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Tiwi people

Melville Island, Northern Territory, Australia born 1966

Taparra 2009 Place made: Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and aquatint, printed in colour with plate-tone, from multiple plates Support: medium-weight smooth off-white wove Arches paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark lower left, 'BFK RIVES / FRANCE / E E' with infinity symbol
Edition State: published state
Impression: 12/30
Edition: edition of 30

Edition Notes: 8/30 ed
Primary Insc: Signed lower centre below plate-mark in black pencil, 'CONRADD'.
Secondary Insc: Inscribed with edition details lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '12/30'. Print workshop blindstamp lower right corner, 'NORTHERN EDITIONS'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 49.5 h x 32.4 w cm sheet 76.4 h x 56.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2011
Accession No: NGA 2011.202
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Aboriginal and Pacific Art Gallery, Sydney, April 2011.