Bill Whiskey
Lot 129
Bill Whiskey
US$ 12,000 - 15,000
€8,700 - 11,000
Auction Details
Lot Details
Bill Whiskey
Rock Holes Olgas (2006)
35 1/2 by 60in (90 by 150cm)

Synthetic polymer paint on linen
Inscribed on verso; artists name, size and 'Watiyamanu'
Watiyamanu Artist Cat. WAT77-06223BW

Provenance:
Watiyamanu Artists of Amunturrngu, Mt. Lebig, SA
Japingka Gallery, Fremantle, WA
Private Collection, U.S.A.

This bold and striking painting depicts Whiskey's (ca. 1920 – 2008) country – spirits residing in the landscape and rock holes near where the artist was born, a place west of Ayres Rock; all shown from an aerial perspective in the tradition of sandy drawings.
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