David LASISI, Khorokhorotubu the poison man. Enlarge 1 /1


Lossu, New Ireland, Papua New Guinea born 1955

Khorokhorotubu the poison man. 1976
Collection Title: Lasisi, David. Searching. Boroko: National Arts School, 1976
Page: poem 17
Place made: Port Moresby, National Capital District, Papua New Guinea
Materials & Technique: prints, cardboard; ink screenprint, printed in colour inks, from four stencils Support: thin white cardboard
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 70/93
Edition: edition of 93

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower left within printed image in black pencil, 'Dennis Lasisi '76'. Titled lower left within printed image in black pencil, 'KHORO KHOROTUBU THE POISON MAN'. Inscribed with edition details, lower left within printed image in black pencil, '70/93'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 42.4 h x 60.4 w cm sheet 42.4 h x 60.4 w cm
Cat Raisonné: PIAP | png.86 | impression
Acknowledgement: Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 1990
Accession No: NGA 90.24
Subject: Papua New Guinea, Art style: Contemporary, From 1968
  • Purchased by the Australian National, from the National Art School, Papua New Guinea, February 1990.
  • The fourteen works were selected at the request of the Australian National Gallery, by Robert Jones, Lecturer Graphic Design at the National Art School.