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Title

Yazidi refugees in northern Iraq fleeing ISIL advance, Mount Sinjar

2014


Artist

Locust Jones

New Zealand, Australia

1963 -


About

‘Yazidi refugees in Northern Iraq fleeing ISIL’ was printed at Lancaster Press in Melbourne, which specialises in lithography and is run by master printer Peter Lancaster. The source image was a photograph in the 'Guardian Weekly' newspaper, depicting the Yazidi religious minority in Northern Iraq fleeing the advance of ISIL militants and the ensuing humanitarian crisis, as they were driven onto to Mount Sinjar, in 2014.


Details


Other Title

Yazidi refugees in Northern Iraz fleeing ISIL advance


Date

2014


Media category

Print


Materials used

lithograph on ivory wove paper


Edition

A/P


Dimensions

76.2 x 112.3 cm sheet


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r. corner, pencil "LOCUST JONES 8/14".


Credit

Thea Proctor Memorial Fund 2015


Location

Not on display


Accession number

218.2015


Artist information

Locust Jones

Works in the collection

4


Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history