Timothy AKIS, Bilak bokis [Flying fox]. Enlarge 1 /1

Timothy AKIS

Tsembaga, Simbai Valley, Madang District, Papua New Guinea 1940 – 1984

Bilak bokis [Flying fox]. 1977 Place made: Port Moresby, National Capital District, Papua New Guinea
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper photo-screenprint, printed in black ink, from one stencil Support: thick whith hot pressed paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: 17/77
Edition: edition of 77

Primary Insc: signed lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'AKIS'. not dated. Titled lower centre below printed image in black pencil, 'Bilak bokis'. inscribed with edition details, lower left below printed image in black pencil, '17/77'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 59.0 h x 38.2 w cm sheet 76.4 h x 53.8 w cm
Cat Raisonné: PIAP | png.179 | impression
Acknowledgement: Gift of Shirley Troy 1999
Accession No: NGA 99.57
Subject: Papua New Guinea, Art style: Contemporary, From 1968
  • Shirley Troy