Alick TIPOTI

Kala Lagaw Ya people

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

Inurau Thonarnu 1994 Place made: Cairns College of TAFE, Cairns, Queensland, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in black ink, from one block; with colour inks selectivly applied by sponge Support: white textured wove T.H. Saunders paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: centre right edge, vertical, 'T H SAUNDERS ENGLAND'. Blindstamp upper right corner, 'WATERFORD/ SERIES'
Edition State: published state
Impression: 3/50
Edition: edition of 50

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'A Tipoti. 94.'. Inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, '3/50'. Inscribed lower centre below printed image in black pencil, 'INURAU THONARNU'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso, upper left in black pencil, '$180'.
Dimensions: printed image 50.0 h x 40.4 w cm sheet 76.6 h x 56.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1996
Accession No: NGA 96.219
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Cairns College of TAFE, 1996.