Gembogl, Simbu, Papua New Guinea 1944
Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea 2003
not titled [woman with crossed legs, and ceremonial object]
[Woman with crossed legs (Australian Museum listing)] 1 August 1969
Port Moresby, National Capital District, Papua New Guinea
Materials & Technique:
drawings, ceremonial objects, ink; paper drawing in black fibre-tipped pen Support: paper
Primary Insc: not signed.
Dated lower right in black pencil, '1/8/69'.
image 49.2 h x 62.5 w cm sheet 50.8 h x 76.2 w cm
: Ulli and Georgina Beier Collection, purchased 2005 Accession No
: NGA 2005.222.286 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