Martin MORUBUBUNA, Magieweda [Flying fox/bat]. Enlarge 1 /1

Martin MORUBUBUNA

Kwebwaga, Kiriwana, Trobriand Islands, Papua New Guinea 1957 – 2013

Magieweda [Flying fox/bat]. [MQ [abbreviation]] 1975 Place made: Port Moresby, National Capital District, Papua New Guinea
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper lithograph, printed in black ink, from one plate Support: thick white wove hot pressed paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: 17/50
Edition: edition of 50

Primary Insc: signed lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'Martin Morububuna'. not dated. inscribed with title abbreviation and edition details lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'MQ 17/50'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image (irregular) 25.5 h x 51.2 w cm sheet 45.6 h x 60.8 w cm
Cat Raisonné: PIAP | png.139 | impression
Acknowledgement: Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.347
Subject: Papua New Guinea, Art style: Contemporary, From 1968
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the artist, Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea, 2002.