David LASISI, Taumirmir. Enlarge 1 /1


Lossu, New Ireland, Papua New Guinea born 1955

Taumirmir. 1976
Collection Title: Lasisi, David. Searching. Boroko: National Arts School, 1976
Page: poem 37
Place made: Port Moresby, National Capital District, Papua New Guinea
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper screenprint, printed in brown ink, from one stencil Support: thick smooth off-white hot-pressed paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: 50/107
Edition: edition of 107, printed in at least two different colours (green and brown)

Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, ' David Lasisi 76'. titled lower centre below printed image in black pencil, 'TAUMIRMIR'. inscribed with edition details, lower left below printed image in black pencil, '50/107'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: inscribed verso lower right corner in black pencil, '2002.112'.
Dimensions: printed image 51.8 h x 25.6 w cm sheet 61.6 h x 36.6 w cm
Cat Raisonné: PIAP | png.117 | impression
Acknowledgement: Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2003
Accession No: NGA 2003.112
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.