Mathias KAUAGE

Gembogl, Simbu, Papua New Guinea 1944 – Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea 2003

Man draivim tripela memba bilong hailans [Man driving three Highlands members of parliament] c.1975 Place made: Port Moresby, National Capital District, Papua New Guinea
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper screenprint, printed in black ink, from one stencil Support: thick white hot pressed paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 4/154
Edition: edition of 154

Primary Insc: signed lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'KAUAGE'. not dated. titled lower centre below printed image in black pencil, 'Man draivim tripela member bilong hilens'. inscribed with edition details lower right below printed image in black pencil, '4/154'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image (irregular) 41.0 h x 55.9 w cm sheet 45.6 h x 60.7 w cm
Cat Raisonné: PIAP | png.214 | impression
Acknowledgement: Roger Butler Fund 1990
Accession No: NGA 90.786
Subject: Papua New Guinea, Art style: Contemporary, From 1968
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Chapman Gallery, Canberra, June 1990.