Mathias KAUAGE

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

Meri i draivim ka [Woman driving a car]. 1977 Place made: Port Moresby, National Capital District, Papua New Guinea
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper screenprint, printed in black ink, from one stencil Support: white wove lithographic paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 43/133
Edition: edition of 133

Primary Insc: signed lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'KAUAGE'. not dated. titled lower centre below printed image in black pencil, 'Meri i draivim ka'. inscribed with edition details, lower right below printed image in black pencil, '43/133'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image (irregular) 37.0 h x 46.0 w cm sheet 46.3 h x 55.3 w cm
Cat Raisonné: PIAP | png.164 | impression
Acknowledgement: Roger Butler Fund 1990
Accession No: NGA 90.787
Subject: Papua New Guinea, Art style: Contemporary, From 1968
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Chapman Gallery, Canberra, June 1990.