Collection Online
earth pigments, plant extracts and synthetic polymer paint on sago palm prong
154.4 × 44.0 cm
Place/s of Execution
Bangwis village, Washkuk Hills, East Sepik Province, Papua New Guinea
Accession Number
Pacific Art
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased through the NGV Foundation with the assistance of The Thomas William Lasham Fund, Founder Benefactor, 2001
© the artist
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of The Vizard Foundation
Gallery location
Not on display
Keyara totem. The painting depicts a tutelary spirit named Mowojijya which is owned by the totemic division to which the artist's clan belongs.