TIABE, Moto bagarap [Motor crash]. Enlarge 1 /1

TIABE

Papua New Guinea working by 1968

  • Working 1968

Moto bagarap [Motor crash]. August 1968
Collection Title: Laloki Mental Hospital series. Port Moresby, 1968
Place made: Port Moresby, National Capital District, Papua New Guinea
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper screenprint, printed in black and red inks, from two stencils Support: thin white Hammermill Bond paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark lower left corner, 'HAMMERMILL / BOND / MADE IN USA'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 2/50
Edition: edition of 50

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Aug 68 TIABE'. Titled lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Moto Bugerup'. Inscribed with edition details lower right below printed image in black pencil, '2/50'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image (irregular) 52.0 h x 72.4 w cm sheet 53.2 h x 82.8 w cm
Cat Raisonné: PIAP | png.230 | impression
Acknowledgement: Ulli and Georgina Beier Collection, purchased 2005
Accession No: NGA 2005.221.16
Subject: Collection: The Georgina and Ulli Beier collection of contemporary Papua New Guinea prints and drawings, 1968-1990, acquired 2005. Papua New Guinea, Art style: Contemporary, From 1968
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Ulli and Georgina Beier, Sydney, 2005.