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Mathias KAUAGE

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

O meri wantok mi seksek long yu [I'm trembling at the sight of you]. [O meri wantok mi seksek long yu [Hey lady, I fancy you]] 1977 Place made: Port Moresby, National Capital District, Papua New Guinea
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper screenprint, printed in colour inks, from multiple stencils Support: paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 22/100
Edition: edition of 100

Primary Insc: signed lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'KAUAGE'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image (irregular) 89.0 h x 61.0 w cm sheet 96.0 h x 64.0 w cm
Cat Raisonné: PIAP | png.223 | impression
Acknowledgement: Gift of Jim and Janet Fingleton 1991
Accession No: NGA 91.809
Subject: Papua New Guinea, Art style: Contemporary, From 1968
Image rights: © approved by Elisabeth Kauage
  • Gift to the Australian National Gallery, from Janet Fingleton, Canberra, September 1991.