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William ONGLO

Papua New Guinea working by 1975

not titled [spirit figures] 22 April 1980 Place made: Port Moresby, National Capital District, Papua New Guinea
Materials & Technique: drawings, ink; paper drawing in black and colour fibre-tipped pens and black fineliner pen Support: white cardboard

Primary Insc: signed and dated lower left in black fineliner pen 'WILLIAM ONGLO/ 22/4/80'. not titled.
Dimensions: image 46.8 h x 60.4 w cm sheet 51.8 h x 64.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Ulli and Georgina Beier Collection, purchased 2005
Accession No: NGA 2005.222.224
Subject: Collection: The Georgina and Ulli Beier collection of contemporary Papua New Guinea prints and drawings, 1968-1990, acquired 2005. Papua New Guinea, Art style: Contemporary, From 1968
  • Collection of Ulli Beier (1922-2011) and his wife Georgina Beier (born 1938), who lived and taught in Papua New Guinea 1967-1971, where they encouraged and facilitated the production of these works.
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Ulli and Georgina Beier, Sydney, April 2005