Dusan MAREK, not titled [two dancing natives] Enlarge 1 /1

Dusan MAREK

Bitouchov, Czechoslovakia 1926 – Adelaide, South Australia, Australia 1993

  • Australia 1948-54
  • Papua New Guinea 1954-59
  • Australia from 1959

not titled [two dancing natives] 1954 Place made: Port Moresby, National Capital District, Papua New Guinea
Materials & Technique: drawings, ink; paper drawing in pen and black ink and wash Support: thin white wove paper mounted on cardboard
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.

Primary Insc: signed and dated lower left in black ink, 'Dusan Marek / 54'. not titled. inscribed lower left in black ink, 'Papua'. / Datoi [illegible] Lamici [illegibile] Tomorodai [illegible]'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: image 10.0 h x 15.2 w cm sheet (irregular) 10.8 h x 15.6 w cm backing 10.8 h x 15.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Helena Marek 1995
Accession No: NGA 95.363
Image rights: © The Estate of Dusan Marek
Provenance:
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia from Helena Marek, 1995.