Timothy AKIS

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

not titled [human figure] [[one of] human figures 1 (Australian Museum listing)] (1969) Place made: Port Moresby, National Capital District, Papua New Guinea
Materials & Technique: drawings, drawing in thin black fibre-tipped pen Support: thin off-white paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: lower edge, 'france - dessin J.a.-arches'

Primary Insc: no inscriptions.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: image 24.8 h x 15.4 w cm sheet 26.6 h x 19.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Ulli and Georgina Beier Collection, purchased 2005
Accession No: NGA 2005.222.14
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
  • Collection of Ulli Beier (1922-2011) and his wife Georgina Beier (born 1938), who lived and taught in Papua New Guinea 1967-1971, where they encouraged and facilitated the production of these works.
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Ulli and Georgina Beier, Sydney, April 2005