Kwebwaga, Kiriwana, Trobriand Islands, Papua New Guinea 1957
The legend of Iakauetega.
Port Moresby, National Capital District, Papua New Guinea
Materials & Technique:
prints, ink; paper linocut, printed in black ink, from one block Support: medium-weight smooth off-white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Edition: edition of 30
Primary Insc: signed lower left below image in black pencil, 'MMorububuna'.
titled lower right below image in black pencil, 'The legend of Iakauetega'.
inscribed with edition details lower right below image in black pencil, '4/30.'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: inscribed verso lower right corner in black pencil, '2013.694'.
printed image 48.7 h x 33.3 w cm sheet 62.7 h x 47.2 w cm
: PIAP | png.142 | impression
: Gift of David Fopp 2013 Accession No
: NGA 2013.694 Subject
: Papua New Guinea, Art style: Contemporary, From 1968
- Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from David Fopp, 2013. These were acquired by Fopp when a resident in Port Moresby in the 1970s.