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Title

Bataplai i mekim poret wanpela man, from the series Tingting Bilong Mi

drawn original 1974
printed 1975


Artist

Akis

Papua New Guinea

1940 - 1984

Language group

Maring, Papua New Guinea


Details


Alternative title

Butterfly lands on a mans forehead


Cultural origin

Maring people


Dates

drawn original 1974
printed 1975


Media category

Print


Materials used

screenprint, blue ink on white wove paper


Edition

8/40


Dimensions

75.0 x 56.0 cm sheet


Signature & date

Signed l.r. within print, bluie ink "AKIS".


Credit

Gift of Mrs Gisella Scheinberg 1997


Location

Not on display


Accession number

272.1997.20


Artist information

Akis

Works in the collection

30


Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


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