Martin MORUBUBUNA, Wolu [Turtle]. Enlarge 1 /1


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

Wolu [Turtle]. [MJ [abbreviation]] 1975 Place made: Port Moresby, National Capital District, Papua New Guinea
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper lithograph, printed in red-orange ink, from one lithographic plate Support: thin white wove hot pressed paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 13/50
Edition: edition of 50

Primary Insc: signed lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'Martin Morububuna'. not dated. Title abbreviation and edition details lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'MJ 13/50'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 19.5 h x 42.8 w cm sheet 45.6 h x 58.7 w cm
Cat Raisonné: PIAP | png.149 | impression
Acknowledgement: Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.350
Subject: Papua New Guinea, Art style: Contemporary, From 1968
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the artist, Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea, 2002.