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William ONGLO

Papua New Guinea working by 1975

not titled [singsing: man and animal-headed man] [Singsing animal-man (Australian Museum lisitng)] 19 March 1988 Place made: Port Moresby, National Capital District, Papua New Guinea
Materials & Technique: drawings, ink; paper drawing in black and colour fibre-tipped pens Support: pink cardboard

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right in black fineliner pen '19-3-88/WILLIAM ONGLO'.
Dimensions: image 61.8 h x 40.4 w cm sheet 65.0 h x 45.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Ulli and Georgina Beier Collection, purchased 2005
Accession No: NGA 2005.222.229
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