Lot: 116

81st Tribal Art Auction

Barkpainting: Three fish

Australia - Arnhemland

Provenance Size Starting price / estimated price
acquired in Sydney, Australia (1961/62) H: 20.3 inch;
B: 15.4 inch
450 EUR
plus 27 % commission, VAT, transport and insurance

red dyed ground, painted in white and black with three fishes arranged on top of each other, designed in so-called "x-ray" style, getting even bigger and broader from the top to the bottom, collection number "S756A", slightly dam. (rims), fine cracks, abrasion of paint, on black press board