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Patrick PURUNTATAMERI

Tiwi people

Australia born 1918

JILAMARA ARTS AND CRAFTS

client (organisation)

Tiwi people

Tiwi people

RED HAND PRINTS

commenced 1997

(organisation)

Imagery representing seafood of the area like mangrove worm, turtle eggs, mud crabs, long bums, periwinkles, stingray, dugong November 1999 Place made: Red Hand Prints, Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, line-etching, sugar-lift aquatint,open biting and aquatint, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: Australian Emu Print Blue Lake 300 gsm cotton rag paper
Edition State: published state
Edition: edition of 99; plus 10 artist's proof, 2 printer's proofs, 1 workshop proof
Acknowledgement: Gift of Franck Gohier and Shaun Poustie, Red Hand Prints 2000
Accession No: NGA 2000.568

Provenance:
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Franck Gohier, co-director of Red Hand Prints, Darwin, 2000.