Mathias KAUAGE, Independence celebration I. Enlarge 1 /1

Mathias KAUAGE

Gembogl, Simbu, Papua New Guinea 1944 – Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea 2003

Independence celebration I. 1975 Place made: Port Moresby, National Capital District, Papua New Guinea
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper screenprint, printed in colour inks, from six stencils Support: cream wove lithographic paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: 17/50
Edition: edition of 50

Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'KAUAGE 1975'. titled lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Independence Celebration I'. inscribed with edition details, lower right below printed image in black pencil, '17/50'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 49.6 h x 76.4 w cm sheet 52.7 h x 78.2 w cm
Cat Raisonné: PIAP | png.191 | impression
Acknowledgement: Ulli and Georgina Beier Collection, purchased 2005
Accession No: NGA 2005.221.46
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
Image rights: © approved by Elisabeth Kauage
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Ulli and Georgina Beier, Sydney, 2005.