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Zacharias WAYBENANG

Kambot Village, Papua New Guinea 1933

not titled [bird]. 1974 Place made: Papua New Guinea
Creation Notes: notes from previous owner state that this work was acquired in 1974.
Materials & Technique: drawings, drawing in synthetic polymer paint Support: medium-weight smooth black wove paper; torn from book
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.

Primary Insc: signed upper right periphery in black pencil, 'ZACHARIAS WAYBENANG' [verically]'. not dated. not titled.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: image 36.1 h x 23.7 w cm sheet 39.2 h x 27.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2016
Accession No: NGA 2016.384
Subject: Papua New Guinea, Art style: Contemporary, From 1968
Provenance:
  • Acquired by Vicki and William Walshe, from Helen Dennett, Angoram, Papua New Guinea, 1974.
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Vicki and William Walshe, Cammeray, NSW, 2016.