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John MAN

Golmand, Simbai, Madang, Papua New Guinea 1953 – 1982

Suarang. [JB [abbreviation]] by 1975 Place made: Port Moresby, National Capital District, Papua New Guinea
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper screenprint, printed in yellow ochre ink, from one stencil Support: white wove lithographic paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 18/54
Edition: edition of 54; some printed in yellow ochre ink, some in brown ink

Primary Insc: not signed. not dated. inscribed with title abbreviation and edition details, lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'JB / 18/54'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image (irregular) 35.6 h x 55.0 w cm sheet 51.2 h x 64.0 w cm
Cat Raisonné: PIAP | png.116 | impression
Acknowledgement: Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2003
Accession No: NGA 2003.102
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.