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orig.

1. origin.
2. original.
3. originally.
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Mimicking the want-ad convention of exaggerated abbreviation, he would promote his own work (ANTIQUE, DRAWING DESERT MIX UNDERGROUND STUDIO SESSION IN ORIG FRAME, IN PENCIL, $1200 OR MUSEUM TOUR 310-453-8311) or lampoon elders such as John Baldessari, even going so far as to supply real gallery phone numbers that he would crank call himself, just to make sure his name and business would tie up the lines of the art-world powerful.
ORIG WILLIAMS stood trapped behind a shop door in Pakistan with only an iron bedstead, a mattress and a goat between him and a crowd of locals baying for his blood.