Painting

placeholder
Registration number
25788
Item name
Painting 
Category
Painting/Paper
 
Indigenous name
 
Maker
Barnabas India  
Associated cultural group
 
Place
Pacific > Papua New Guinea > Central Province > National Capital District > Port Moresby
Map
Collector
NG Art in Transition Ex 
Acquisition date
January 01, 1975 
Acquisition method
Purchased from NG Art in Transition Ex 
Raw material
Hardboard, acrylic paint
Dimensions
H: 1200 mm W: 880 mm L: D: Circum:

Description

Unframed painting, acrylic on hardboard.

Research notes

From the UQ Anthropology Museum exhibition 'In the Red; on the vibrancy of things' June 2012 - January 2013.

In the Red exhibition label: A man with his spirit, c. 1974. Attributed to Port Moresby.

"This picture shows a man with his spirit . The spirit has no feet and the man has claws for feet" [New Guinea Art in Transition exhibition catalogue]

Go to top