Tsembaga, Simbai Valley, Madang District, Papua New Guinea 1940
not titled [three figures] [recto]
[butterflies and flowers] [verso]
Simbai Valley, Papua New Guinea
Materials & Technique:
drawings, crayon; paper drawing in blue crayon Support: paper
Primary Insc: No inscriptions
image (recto) 19.2 h x 25.0 w cm image (verso) 20.0 h x 26.6 w cm sheet (open) 41.6 h x 26.6 w cm
: Ulli and Georgina Beier Collection, purchased 2005 Accession No
: NGA 2005.222.143AB 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