Mathias KAUAGE

Gembogl, Simbu, Papua New Guinea 1944 – Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea 2003

Meri bilong bilas [Well dressed woman]. 1969 Place made: Port Moresby, National Capital District, Papua New Guinea
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper woodcut, printed in black ink, from one block Support: white fibrous paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: edition unknown

Primary Insc: signed lower right below printed image in black pencil, 'Kauage'. not dated. not titled.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image (irregular) 45.0 h x 32.0 w cm sheet 61.4 h x 45.6 w cm
Cat Raisonné: PIAP | png.265 | impression
Acknowledgement: Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2001
Accession No: NGA 2001.52
Subject: Papua New Guinea, Art style: Contemporary, From 1968
Image rights: © approved by Elisabeth Kauage
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Ray Hughes Gallery, Sydney, 2001.