Martin MORUBUBUNA, Yausa. Enlarge 1 /1


Kwebwaga, Kiriwana, Trobriand Islands, Papua New Guinea 1957 – 2013

Yausa. 1983 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 off-white Arches paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: lower left corner, 'ARCHES / FRANCE and infinity symbol.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 36/75
Edition: edition of 75

Primary Insc: signed lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'M Morububuna'. not dated. Titled lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'Yausa'. inscribed with edition details, lower left below printed image in black pencil, '36/75'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image (irregular) 34.0 h x 50.0 w cm sheet 50.4 h x 65.6 w cm
Cat Raisonné: PIAP | png.129 | impression
Acknowledgement: Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 1990
Accession No: NGA 90.31
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.