Tsembaga, Simbai Valley, Madang District, Papua New Guinea 1940
Liklik man i puspusim bikpela meri [a little man copulating with his large wife].
4 July 1975 Title Notes: 'CC' inscribed on lower right of work corresponds to title 'Liklik man i puspusim bikpela meri' on floorsheet from 1975 exhibition.
Port Moresby, National Capital District, Papua New Guinea
Materials & Technique:
prints, photo screenprint, printed in black ink, from one stencil Support: medium-weight smooth off-white wove card
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Edition: edition of 40; 35 printed in black; 5 printed in colour
Primary Insc: no inscriptions.
Secondary Insc: dated lower right below image in black pencil, '4-7-75'.
inscribed lower right below image in black pencil, '19/40'.
inscribed lower right below image in black pencil, 'CC'.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
printed image 62.0 h x 40.5 w cm sheet 75.0 h x 56.1 w cm
: PIAP | png.273 | impression
: Purchased 2016 Accession No
: NGA 2016.391 Subject
: Papua New Guinea, Art style: Contemporary, From 1968
- Purchased by Vicki and William Walshe, from the exhibition, 'Tingting Bilong Mi. Akis', National Arts School, Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea, 1975.
- Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Vicki and William Walshe, Cammeray, NSW, 2016.