Marie T. AIHI, River creatures. Enlarge 1 /1

Marie AIHI

Waima village, Roro, Central District, Papua New Guinea born 1953 /1955

River creatures. 7 November 1969 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 wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: 48/53
Edition: edition of 53

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right within printed image in black pencil, 'Taita Aihi. / 7.11.69.' Titled lower right within printed image in black pencil, 'River creatures'. Inscribed with edition details, lower right within printed image in black pencil, '48/55'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 65.2 h x 49.2 w cm sheet 65.2 h x 49.2 w cm
Cat Raisonné: PIAP | png.130 | impression
Acknowledgement: Ulli and Georgina Beier Collection, purchased 2005
Accession No: NGA 2005.221.2
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.