Mendi, Papua New Guinea born 1973

  • Aotearoa New Zealand 1995-99

Haus tambaran (spirit house) 2000 Place made: Port Moresby, National Capital District, Papua New Guinea
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in colour inks, from four blocks Support: cream wove Schoeller paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: lower left corner, 'SCHOELLER / DUPEX'
Edition State: published state
Impression: 4/10
Edition: edition of 10

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pen 'D Waswas 2000'. Titled lower centre below printed image in black pen 'HAUS TAMBARAN (SPIRIT HOUSE)'. Inscribed with edition details, lower left below printed image in black pen '4/10'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 75.8 h x 56.8 w cm sheet 99.8 h x 70.2 w cm
Cat Raisonné: PIAP | png.206 | impression
Acknowledgement: Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2004
Accession No: NGA 2004.534
Subject: Papua New Guinea, Art style: Contemporary, From 1968
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the artist, Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea, 2004.