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An image of Tripela birua by Akis

Akis

(Papua New Guinea 1940 – 1984)

Language group
Maring, Papua New Guinea
Title
Tripela birua, from the series Tingting Bilong Mi
Alternative title:
Three enemies
Place of origin
Tsembaga VillageSimbai ValleyMadang ProvincePapua New Guinea
Cultural origin
Maring people
Year
drawn original 1974
printed 1975
Media category
Print
Materials used
screenprint, black ink on white wove paper
Edition
13/38
Dimensions

75.0 x 56.0 cm sheet

Signature & date
Signed l.l. within print, ink "AKIS".
Credit
Gift of Mrs Gisella Scheinberg 1997
Accession number
272.1997.16
Copyright
© Maring people, under the endorsement of PIMA's 'Code of Ethics'
Location
Not on display
Exhibition history (1)

Tingting Bilong Mi, National Arts School Gallery, Port Moresby, 15 Jul 1997–26 Jul 1997