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HAPE

working by 1968

  • working Papua New Guinea 1968

Orokolo. October 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 brown ink, from one stencil Support: thin white Hammermill Bond paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark upper left corner, 'HAMMERMILL / BOND / MADE IN USA [reversed]'.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 25/35
Edition: edition of 35

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'HAPE / Oct 68'. Titled lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Orokolo'. Inscribed with edition details lower right below printed image in black pencil, '25/35'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image (irregular) 50.8 h x 70.6 w cm sheet 53.4 h x 84.2 w cm
Cat Raisonné: PIAP | png.228 | impression
Acknowledgement: Ulli and Georgina Beier Collection, purchased 2005
Accession No: NGA 2005.221.6
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.