Meganagu, Bena Bena valley, Eastern Highlands Province, Papua New Guinea 1942
not titled [bird]
Port Moresby, National Capital District, Papua New Guinea
Materials & Technique:
drawings, drawing in pen and ink with watercolour Support: thick cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Primary Insc: signed and dated lower centre below image in black ink, 'JAKUPA 1975'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
image (irregular) 48.0 h x 60.2 w cm sheet 53.6 h x 72.2 w cm
: Gift of Cecilia Ng in memory of Anthony Forge 2006 Accession No
: NGA 2006.654.22 Subject
: Papua New Guinea, Art style: Contemporary, From 1968
- Collection of Anthony Forge (1929-1991), Foundation Professor of Anthropology, ANU, Canberra.
- By descent to his widow Celia Ng, 1991.
- Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Cecilia Ng, New South Wales, June 2006.