Torres Strait Islands
Thursday Island, Queensland, Australia
MUALAGAU MINARAL ARTISTS COLLECTIVE PRINT STUDIO
Mualagau Minaral Artists Collective print studio, Kubin Village, Moa Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
Materials & Technique:
prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in blue ink, from one block Support: cream wove paper
Edition State: published state
Edition: edition of 30
Edition Notes: Mawa refers to a tradtional mask from the Torres Strait region specific to the western island group. The print was produced in the Mualagau Minaral Artists Collective print studio at Kubin Village on Moa Island under the tution of Dennis Nona.
Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right in black pencil, 'D BOSUN / '2000''.
Titled lower centre below printed image in black pencil, 'Mawa Mask'.
Inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, '6/30'.
printed image 30.2 h x 21.0 w cm sheet 39.0 h x 28.6 w cm
: Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2000 Accession No
: NGA 2000.587