Goreng/Minang/Nyoongar peoples

Gnowangerup Western Australia, Australia 1939 – Port Pirie, South Australia 2004

Artist's cultural association:
Goreng, Minang, Nyoongar people
Western Australia , Australia
The spirit catchers 1980 Place made: Cairns, Queensland, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper linocut and caustic etching, printed in black ink, from one block Support: thin smooth white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: artist proof
Edition: artist proof

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Pooaraar 1988'. Titled lower centre below printed image in black pencil, 'The Spirit-Catchers'. Inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil A/P.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: plate-mark 56.8 h x 44.0 w cm sheet 51.0 h x 38.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Anna Eglitis, 2012.
Accession No: NGA 2012.985
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Anna Eglitis, Cairns, June 2012.