Malungu (From the Sea)

35 AT048
Alick Tipoti Kaiyar 2007
Linocut hand coloured image, 290x390mm paper

Kaiyar means Tropical Rock Lobster, or simply Crayfish. The Torres Strait Tropical Rock Lobster fishery is one of the most valuable commercial fisheries in Zenadh Kes and very important to many Torres Strait Islanders. The fishery is based on a single species, the Ornate or Tropical Rock Lobster (Panulirus Ornatus).

Edition Size: 100 Medium: Linocut Hand Coloured Lino Created: Horn Island (TSI), QLD on October, 2007 Published: Thursday Island (TSI), QLD on December, 2007 Printer: Alick Tipoti Studio: Artist's Studio Paper: BFK Rives Orientation: Landscape Paper Height: 290 mm ( 11.4" ) Paper Width: 390 mm ( 15.4" ) Image Height: 200 mm ( 7.9" ) Image Width: 300 mm ( 11.8" )

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