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Kala Lagaw Ya people

Waiben (Thursday Island), Torres Strait Islands, Queensland, Australia born 1975

Kain Kazil Ngurpaik 1994 Place made: Cairns College of TAFE, Cairns, Queensland, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in black, brown and green 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 upper left, 'WATERFORD / SERIES'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 2/20
Edition: edition of 20

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'ATipoti' 94. Titled lower centre below printed image in black pencil, 'KAIN KAZIL NGURPAIK'. Inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, '2/20'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 56.6 h x 45.4 w cm sheet (deckle-edged) 75.8 h x 56.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Anna Eglitis 2013
Accession No: NGA 2013.3759
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Anna Eglitis, former lecturer a Tropical North Queensland TAFE, Cains, 2013