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Goreng/Minang/Nyoongar peoples

Gnowangerup Western Australia, Australia 1939 – Port Pirie, South Australia 2004

Dreamtime yam essence of life 1988 Place made: Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in black ink, from one block Support: thick wove paper
Edition State: published state
Impression: 18/30
Edition: edition of 30

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Pooaraar 1988'. Titled lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'Dreamtime 'Yam' Essence of Life'. Inscribed lower left corner in black pencil, '18/30'.
Dimensions: printed image 39.4 h x 32.8 w cm sheet 58.0 h x 38.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased from Gallery admission charges 1988
Accession No: NGA 88.1891
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from the artist, Western Australia, April 1988.