Martin MORUBUBUNA, The death of Mitikata. Enlarge 1 /1


Kwebwaga, Kiriwana, Trobriand Islands, Papua New Guinea 1957 – 2013

The death of Mitikata. 1983 Place made: Port Moresby, National Capital District, Papua New Guinea
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper screenprint, printed in colour inks, from six stencils Support: buff wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: artist's proof 15/20
Edition: edition of 20

Primary Insc: signed lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'M Morububuna'. not dated. Titled lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'Mitikata'. inscribed with edition detials, lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'XV/XX AP'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image (irregular) 31.0 h x 39.8 w cm sheet 42.0 h x 57.0 w cm
Cat Raisonné: PIAP | png.118 | impression
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1994
Accession No: NGA 94.352
Subject: Papua New Guinea, Art style: Contemporary, From 1968
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from PNG Art Advisors, Sydney, 1994.