Thecla Bernadette PURUNTATAMERI

Tiwi people

Australia born 1971

Basil HALL

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia born 1954

printer, intaglio


Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia born 1974

printer (intaglio)


Australia born 1971

printer (intaglio)


commenced 1985 – 2000

print workshop (organisation)

Tunga 1997
Collection Title: Origins; A folio of prints by contemporary indigenous artists. Canberra: Studio One in conjuction with the Olympic Arts Festival, Sydney, 1997
Page: no.9.
Place made: Kingston, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching and aquatint, printed in colour inks, from three plates Support: white wove paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: 37/99
Edition: edition of 99

Primary Insc: Signed lower right below plate-mark in black pencil, 'Thecla Puruntatameri' Inscribed lower left below plate-mark in black pencil, '39/77 Tunga'
Dimensions: plate-mark 24.6 h x 21.4 w cm sheet 39.6 h x 37.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 1999
Accession No: NGA 99.92.9
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Studio One Inc., Canberra, 1997.