David LASISI, Samkuila. Enlarge 1 /1


Lossu, New Ireland, Papua New Guinea born 1955

Samkuila. 1976
Collection Title: Lasisi, David. Searching. Boroko: National Arts School, 1976
Page: poem 32
Place made: Port Moresby, National Capital District, Papua New Guinea
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper screenprint, printed in orange ink, from one stencil Support: thick white hot pressed paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: 60/115
Edition: edition of 115; impressions in orange, blue or black ink

Primary Insc: signed lower right below printed image in black pencil, ' David Lasisi'. not dated. Titled lower centre below printed image in black pencil, 'Samkuila'. inscribed with edition details, lower left below printed image in black pencil, '60/115'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 40.8 h x 56.2 w cm sheet 51.0 h x 63.8 w cm
Cat Raisonné: PIAP | png.41 | impression
Acknowledgement: Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2003
Accession No: NGA 2003.94
Subject: Papua New Guinea, Art style: Contemporary, From 1968
  • Acquired by the National Gallery of Australia by exchange, from the Creative Arts Faculty, University of Papua New Guinea, Papua New Guinea, March 2003.