John Kasaipwalova

Born
1949
Language group
Massim people, Trobriands, Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea

 (14 works)

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Midnight Sun fails to find woman of Moons at Kitava, Iwa and Gawa Islands Midnight Sun fails to find woman of Moons at Kitava, Iwa and Gawa Islands 1979 John Kasaipwalova; Massim people, Trobriand Islands, Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea earth pigments on wood 2003.176.8
Midnight Sun kills their son before fleeing Muruwa Midnight Sun kills their son before fleeing Muruwa 1979 John Kasaipwalova; Massim people, Trobriand Islands, Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea earth pigments on wood 2003.176.12
The quest is unsuccessful at Kiriwina The quest is unsuccessful at Kiriwina 1979 John Kasaipwalova; Massim people, Trobriand Islands, Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea earth pigments on wood 2003.176.7
Yolina grows up on Fergusson Island Yolina grows up on Fergusson Island 1979 John Kasaipwalova; Massim people, Trobriand Islands, Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea earth pigments on wood 2003.176.2
Yolina bids farewell Yolina bids farewell 1979 John Kasaipwalova; Massim people, Trobriand Islands, Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea earth pigments on wood 2003.176.4
Yolina consults oracle Yolina consults oracle 1979 John Kasaipwalova; Massim people, Trobriand Islands, Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea earth pigments on wood 2003.176.3
Midnight Sun lands at Muruwa Midnight Sun lands at Muruwa 1979 John Kasaipwalova; Massim people, Trobriand Islands, Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea earth pigments on wood 2003.176.9
Midnight Sun's quest continues at Gumasila. Midnight Sun's quest continues at Gumasila. 1979 John Kasaipwalova; Massim people, Trobriand Islands, Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea earth pigments on wood 2003.176.6
Yolina is born at Muruwa Yolina is born at Muruwa 1979 John Kasaipwalova; Massim people, Trobriand Islands, Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea earth pigments on wood 2003.176.1
Midnight Sun meets and marries Imdeduya, the most beautiful woman Midnight Sun meets and marries Imdeduya, the most beautiful woman 1979 John Kasaipwalova; Massim people, Trobriand Islands, Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea earth pigments on wood 2003.176.10
Midnight's shipwreck caused by sea witches Midnight's shipwreck caused by sea witches 1979 John Kasaipwalova; Massim people, Trobriand Islands, Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea earth pigments on wood 2003.176.13
A son is born and christened Yolina A son is born and christened Yolina 1979 John Kasaipwalova; Massim people, Trobriand Islands, Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea earth pigments on wood 2003.176.11
Midnight Sun rescued by the sacred sword fish Midnight Sun rescued by the sacred sword fish 1979 John Kasaipwalova; Massim people, Trobriand Islands, Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea earth pigments on wood 2003.176.14
The Midnight Sun tested by heavy seas The Midnight Sun tested by heavy seas 1979 John Kasaipwalova; Massim people, Trobriand Islands, Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea earth pigments on wood 2003.176.5