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An image of Muruk, tangi na palai oi i poretim wanpela man by Akis

Akis

(Papua New Guinea 1940 – 1984)

Language group
Maring, Papua New Guinea
Title
Muruk, tangi na palai oi i poretim wanpela man, from the series Tingting Bilong Mi
Alternative title:
Cassowary, (tangi) and lizard precede a man
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
7/45
Dimensions

75.0 x 56.0 cm sheet

Signature & date
Signed l.l. corner within print, black ink "AKIS". Not dated.
Credit
Gift of Mrs Gisella Scheinberg 1997
Accession number
272.1997.9
Copyright
© Maring people, under the endorsement of PIMA's 'Code of Ethics'
Location
Study room
Exhibition history (1)

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