Mathias KAUAGE, Barrasut man [Parachutist] Enlarge 1 /1

Mathias KAUAGE

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

Barrasut man [Parachutist] 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: thick white hot pressed paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: 22/123
Edition: edition of 123; some of the edition was printed in colour

Primary Insc: signed lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'KAUAGE'. not dated. Titled lower centre below printed image in black pencil, 'Barrasut Man'. inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, '22/123'.
Dimensions: printed image 57.2 h x 40.0 w cm sheet 72.3 h x 53.0 w cm
Cat Raisonné: PIAP | png.4 | impression
Acknowledgement: Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2003
Accession No: NGA 2003.120
Subject: Papua New Guinea, Art style: Contemporary, From 1968
Provenance:
  • Acquired by the National Gallery of Australia by exchange, from the Creative Arts Faculty, University of Papua New Guinea, Papua New Guinea, March 2003.