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 green ink, from one stencil Support: thick smooth off-white wove hot pressed paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: 75/107
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, '75/107'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: inscribed verso lower right corner in black pencil, '2003.113'.
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 2003.113
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.