Tsembaga, Simbai Valley, Madang District, Papua New Guinea 1940
Sikin i pulap long nil [Skin full of thorns].
Port Moresby, National Capital District, Papua New Guinea
Materials & Technique:
prints, ink; paper photo-screenprint, printed in black ink, from one stencil Support: thick white white hot pressed paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Edition: edition of 50
Primary Insc: signed lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Akis'.
titled lower centre below printed image in black pencil, 'Sikin i pulap long nil.'
inscribed with edition details, lower left below printed image in black pencil, '14/50'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
printed image (irregular) 57.0 h x 45.4 w cm sheet 70.4 h x 56.2 w cm
: PIAP | png.174 | impression
: Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 1990 Accession No
: NGA 90.27 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.