Tommy Pau 'Four Boys'

Tommy Pau 'Four Boys'

$600.00

Tommy Pau, 'Four Boys', 2011, Linocut printed in black ink from one block. Edition of 10, 2011. paper size: 800mm x 1200mm Image size:660mm x 930mm Published by Djumbunji Press KickArts Fine Art Printmaking

 

Linocut printed in black ink from one block
Edition of 10, 2011
Published by Djumbunji Press KickArts Fine Art Printmaking 
Editioning printer: Elizabeth Hunter

Image size: 660mm x 930mm
Paper size: 800mm x 1200mm 

Artist: Tommy Pau
Region: Torres Strait. Born in Townsville, raised Cairns/Thursday Island
Born: 1967

Catalogue ID: TOPA003

Artwork story: This work is inspired by one of my uncle’s songs – four boys went to spear fish, when they came back they saw two sharks mating (thus the surprised look on their faces). Islanders use songs as a means of storytelling.