Malungu (From the Sea)

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Alick Tipoti Mural 2006
Linocut image, 280x380mm paper

Murai is a description in Kala Lagaw Ya language for the size of a turtle. Sizes vary from small ones that are around 50 centimetres in length to the large monsters that Torres Strait Islanders enjoy cooking in the Amai (earth oven).

Edition Size: 70 Medium: Linocut Lino Created: Horn Island (TSI), QLD on October, 2006 Published: Thursday Island (TSI), QLD on December, 2006 Printer: Alick Tipoti Studio: Artist's Studio Paper: Whatman Orientation: Landscape Paper Height: 280 mm ( 11.0" ) Paper Width: 380 mm ( 15.0" ) Image Height: 180 mm ( 7.1" ) Image Width: 250 mm ( 9.8" )

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