Laben SAKALE JOHN, The mask. Enlarge 1 /1


Papua New Guinea born 1977

The mask. 2001 Place made: Port Moresby, National Capital District, Papua New Guinea
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in black ink, from one block Support: thin smooth white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 2/13
Edition: edition of 13

Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right below image in black pencil, 'L Sakale 2001'. titled lower left below image in black pencil, 'The Mask'. inscribed with edition details lower centre left below image in black pencil, '2/13'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 15.0 h x 10.0 w cm sheet 20.4 h x 15.0 w cm
Cat Raisonné: PIAP | png.254 | impression
Acknowledgement: Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2003
Accession No: NGA 2003.92
Subject: Papua New Guinea, Art style: Contemporary, From 1968
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the artist, Papua New Guinea, 2003.