Kwebwaga, Kiriwana, Trobriand Islands, Papua New Guinea 1957
1975 Title Notes: 'MDD' inscribed on lower right of work corresponds to title 'Bwetuva' on floorsheet from 1975 exhibition.
Port Moresby, National Capital District, Papua New Guinea
Creation Notes: This work was exhibited in a 1975 exhibition.
Materials & Technique:
prints, woodcut, printed in red ink, from one block Support: medium-weight smooth orange wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Edition: edition of 20
Primary Insc: signed lower right below image in black pencil, 'Martin Morobubuna'.
Secondary Insc: inscribed lower right below image in black pencil, 'MDD 11/20'.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
printed image 58.0 h x 40.2 w cm sheet 63.4 h x 51.0 w cm
: PIAP | png.279 | impression
: Purchased 2016 Accession No
: NGA 2016.394 Subject
: Papua New Guinea, Art style: Contemporary, From 1968
- Purchased by Vicki and William Walshe, from the National Arts School, Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea, 1975.
- Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Vicki and William Walshe, Cammeray, NSW, 2016.