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Walter LUI

Torres Strait Islander people

Mackay, Queensland, Australia born 1972

not titled [vertical design featuring warrior and family totem: the seagull (sairage)]. 1994. Place made: Cairns College of TAFE, Cairns, Queensland, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in navy blue ink, from one block Support: medium-weight textured cream wove TH Saunders' paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: centre left, 'T.H. SAUNDERS ENGLAND', papermaker's blindstamp lower left, 'WATERFORD / SERIES'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 6/6
Edition: edition of 6

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'W. Lui. 94'. Inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, '6/6'. Inscribed lower right below printed image in black pencil, '(DESIGNAL WORK) / INCLUDING FAMILY / TOTEM: THE SEA GULL / OR SAIRAGE.'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 54.2 h x 27.2 w cm sheet 76.0 h x 56.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Anna Eglitis 2013
Accession No: NGA 2013.3758
Image rights: © Raytanu
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Anna Eglitis, former lecturer a Tropical North Queensland TAFE, Cains, 2013