Tsembaga, Simbai Valley, Madang District, Papua New Guinea 1940
not titled [figure standing on cassowary, and another cassowary inside]
[Figure with cassowary inside (Australian Museum listing)] (1971)
Port Moresby, National Capital District, Papua New Guinea
Materials & Technique:
drawings, ink; paper drawing in black and purple fibre-tipped pen Support: thin cardboard
Primary Insc: signed lower right in black pencil, 'AKIS'.
image 92.8 h x 49.8 w cm sheet 97.8 h x 60.6 w cm
: Ulli and Georgina Beier Collection, purchased 2005 Accession No
: NGA 2005.222.354 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