Alfred Ross Penangke

Alfred Ross Penangke

Alfred Ross Penangke

Born: c. 1955

Language Group: Western Arrernte (Aranda)

Country: Ntaria (Hermannsburg), West of Alice Springs, Northern Territory

Medium: Watercolour on Board

Subjects: Untitled Landscape

Alfred Ross Penangke is the son of Lorna (nee Inkamala) and Les Ross. Alfred has lived in Alice Springs for many years where he paints and supplies his landscapes to the galleries. His style of paintings reflects the Hermannsburg School, painting the landscape associated with his country. Alfred uses a strong colour field and often includes rich blue greens to portray the Central Australian landscape.
Mbantua Gallery Collection, Alice Springs, NT
Hardy, J., Megaw, JVS. & Megaw, MR.
(1992) The Heritage of Namatjira - The Watercolourists of Central Australia, William Heinemann, Australia
(1997) Database