Item - Moonoomoorrem

ID UNSW PR 2011/1043 (121365)
Artist Gloria MENGIL (1972 - )
Title Moonoomoorrem
Alternate Titles (part of the Waringarri Suite)
Category Print
Medium colour etching
Materials coloured inks, paper support
Edition Number 34/50
Measurements (cms)  
  Height 25.00
  Width 25.00
  Depth 0.00
  Other 0.00
  Location signed lower right beneath image; and embossed studio stamp in lower right corner of support
  Signed signed in pencil: Gloria Mengil
  When 2008
  Where Australia, NT, Darwin, Northern Editions Printmaking Studio
Style Abstract
Subject Landmap
Credit Line
Description/Remarks    Image is divided into segments of shades of orange and red, by wide pale blue lines outlined with cream dots. A single orange-coloured circle, placed in the lower left quadrant, has fine a blue outline encircled with cream dots. From Waringarri Aboriginal Arts - "Print Description: This is Moonoomoorrem - Newry Station country near Binjin - my mother's country. My mother was born beside that billabong between Binjin Spring creeks and Moonoomoorrem - the Keep River."
Exhibition History Kimberley Ink: the Waringarri Suite and selected new etchings Northern Editions Gallery, Darwin; and thence University of Wollongong; Heritage House Cultural Centre, South Perth (16/08/2008 - 00/04/2009)
Prints Charming: introducing The Waringarri Suite Booker-Lowe Gallery, Houston Texas, USA (21/01/2011 - 18/03/2011)

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