Martin MORUBUBUNA, The legend of Moidakema. Enlarge 1 /1


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

The legend of Moidakema. 1977 Place made: Port Moresby, National Capital District, Papua New Guinea
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper screenprint, printed in black ink, from one photo-stencil Support: thin white hot pressed paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: 12/30
Edition: Edition of 30

Primary Insc: signed lower left below printed image in black pencil, 'M Morububuna'. not dated. titled lower centre below printed image in black pencil, 'The legend of Moidakema'. inscribed lower left below printed image in black pencil, '12/30'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions
Dimensions: printed image 38.0 h x 35.5 w cm sheet 55.0 h x 49.0 w cm
Cat Raisonné: PIAP | png.145 | impression
Acknowledgement: Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.352
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.