Dennis NONA, Headhunting and trading in Torres Straight Island Enlarge 1 /1

Dennis NONA

Kala Lagaw Ya people

Badu (Mulgrave) Island, Torres Strait Islands, Queensland, Australia born 1973

Headhunting and trading in Torres Straight Island [Head hunting and trading in Torres Strait Islands, Headhunting and trading in TSI] 1991 Place made: Cairns, Queensland, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in black ink from one block; hand-coloured Support: medium weight textured cream wove Waterford paper
Manufacturer's Mark: blindstamp upper right, 'Waterford Series', blindstamp upper centre, 'T.H. SAUNDERS ENGLAND'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: edition unknown

Edition Notes: Printed at TAFE, Cairns The National Gallery of Australia has two additional impression of this image (92.1542, 93.2027) printed in different colour-ways.
Primary Insc: Signed lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Dennis N'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 38.0 h x 53.6 w cm sheet 56.4 h x 76.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Anna Eglitis, 2012.
Accession No: NGA 2012.994
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Anna Eglitis, Cairns, June 2012.