Alick Tipoti, Kirisal, Torres Strait Islander art


Kirisal is plural for Kiris (lorikeet) in the Maluiligal language of the Zenadh Kes nation. It is also a common delicacy. They mainly feed at the top of tall mango trees. Like the Surka (wild fowls), they play an important role in alerting villagers of visitors.

Price: $450.00

Additional Information:

  • Dimensions: 45 × 9 × 9 cm
  • Weight: 0.5 kg
  • Medium: Linocut
  • Artist: Alick Tipoti
  • Image Size: 470 mm x 270 mm
  • Paper: BFK Rives
  • Paper Size: 570 mm x 380 mm
  • Published: Thursday Island, QLD
  • Edition Size: 70
  • Studio: Artist’s Studio Horn Island (TSI)
  • PRINTER: Theo Tremblay