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Dennis NONA

Kala Lagaw Ya people

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

Funeral ceremony on Nagi Island (Mt. Ernest Island) 1992 Place made: Cairns College of TAFE, Cairns, Queensland, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in black, orange and yellow ink, from one block Support: medium-weight textured cream wove TH Saunders' paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: centre left, 'T.H. SAUNDER ENGLAND'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 3/15
Edition: edition of 15

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Dnona 92'. Titled lower centre below printed image in black pencil, 'FUNERAL CEREMONY ON NAGI ISLAND'. Inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, '3/15'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 50.8 h x 37.3 w cm sheet 69.2 h x 53.3 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Anna Eglitis 2013
Accession No: NGA 2013.3785
Provenance:
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Anna Eglitis, former lecturer a Tropical North Queensland TAFE, Cains, 2013