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

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

Bubenik, Taneonak A Had [drummer, dancer and snake] 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 centre in black ink, 'Dusan Marek 54.' Titled lower right in black ink, 'BUBENIK, TANEONAK A HAD'. Inscribed lower right in black ink, 'Papua'.
Dimensions: image 11.4 h x 15.6 w cm sheet 11.4 h x 15.6 w cm backing 11.4 h x 15.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Helena Marek 1995
Accession No: NGA 95.361
Image rights: © The Estate of Dusan Marek
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia from Helena Marek, 1995.