working by 1968
The angel and the tortoise.
Collection Title: Laloki Mental Hospital series. Port Moresby, 1968
Port Moresby, National Capital District, Papua New Guinea
Materials & Technique:
prints, ink; paper screenprint, printed in purple ink, from one stencil Support: thin off-white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Edition: edition of 50
Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'MATHIAS / Sep 68'.
Titled lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'The Angel and the Tortise'.
Inscribed with edition details, lower right below printed image in black pencil, '4/50'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
printed image 73.0 h x 47.5 w cm sheet 82.2 h x 53.4 w cm
: PIAP | png.229 | impression
: Ulli and Georgina Beier Collection, purchased 2005 Accession No
: NGA 2005.221.11 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
- Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Ulli and Georgina Beier, Sydney, 2005.