Mathias KAUAGE, Cowboys [1]. Enlarge 1 /1

Mathias KAUAGE

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

Cowboys [1]. 1969 Place made: Port Moresby, National Capital District, Papua New Guinea
Materials & Technique: prints, screenprint, printed in black ink, from one stencil Support: textured cream wallpaper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 8/100
Edition: edition of 100

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, '1968 / Kauage'. Titled lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Cowboys'. Inscribed with edition details, lower right below printed image in black pencil, ' 8/100'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image (irregular) 51.3 h x 80.0 w cm sheet 58.2 h x 82.2 w cm
Cat Raisonné: PIAP | png.182 | impression
Acknowledgement: Ulli and Georgina Beier Collection, purchased 2005
Accession No: NGA 2005.221.37
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.