Timothy AKIS

Tsembaga, Simbai Valley, Madang District, Papua New Guinea 1940 – 1984

War magic. December 1975 Place made: Port Moresby, National Capital District, Papua New Guinea
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper photo-screenprint, printed in brown ink, from one stencil Support: textured off-white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: 23/60
Edition: edition of 60

Primary Insc: Signed lower right within printed image in black pencil, 'AKiS'. Dated, lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Dec 75'. Titled lower right below printed image in black pencil, ' 'WAR MAGiC' '. Inscribed with edition details, lower right below printed image in black pencil, '23/60'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image (irregular) 63.2 h x 45.5 w cm sheet 68.4 h x 45.7 w cm
Cat Raisonné: PIAP | png.197 | impression
Acknowledgement: Ulli and Georgina Beier Collection, purchased 2005
Accession No: NGA 2005.221.32
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.