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Oscar TOWA

Kuman

Kerowagi, Papua New Guinea born 1972

Dispela em long bogenville island [Dispela em bilong Bogenville island] 1992 to 1995 Description: figure suspended from a helecopter
Place made: Port Moresby, National Capital District, Papua New Guinea
Materials & Technique: drawings, gouache; ink; paper drawing in gouache and black marker pen Support: paper

Primary Insc: signed and dated bottom centre in marker pen, 'OSCAR TOWA. '92-95' . Titled bottom right in marker pen, 'DISPELA EM LONG BOGENVILLE ISLAND. OL SOLDIA BILONG PNG I HOLIM PASIM LEG HAN BLONG WAN-PELA REBOL NA TROMAI I GO DAUN LONG SOLWARA. NA NAU DISPELA KROS PAIT BILONG TUPELA GAVMAN NA BRA ISTAP YET INO PINIS'.'
Dimensions: sheet 109.0 h x 79.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1997
Accession No: NGA 97.77
Subject: Papua New Guinea, Art style: Contemporary, From 1968
Provenance:
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