Mathias KAUAGE

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

not titled [dancing woman and a bird]. 1987 Place made: Port Moresby, National Capital District, Papua New Guinea
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper off-set lithograph, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: thin white hot pressed paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 41/100
Edition: edition of 100

Edition Notes: The print was produced from a drawing made in c.1969.
Primary Insc: signed and dated lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'KAUAGe 1969'. not titled. inscribed with edition details lower right below printed image in black pencil, '41/100'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image (irregular) 37.5 h x 56.0 w cm sheet 43.2 h x 57.4 w cm
Cat Raisonné: PIAP | png.237 | impression
Acknowledgement: Ulli and Georgina Beier Collection, purchased 2005
Accession No: NGA 2005.221.26
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.