Lot: 2575th tribal art auction
Figure rituelle masculine accroupie
|Provenance||Taille||Prix d’appel / Prix d'Estimation|
|Pauline Missionary Association
Pacific Art Gallery, Melbourne, Australia (1985)
|H: 43 cm||
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light wood, painted in traditional colours (red and yellow ochre, white and black paint), in half-relief carved from a block of wood, grooved decor on the backside, slightly dam., cracks (partly end-to-end), abrasion of paint, on metal plate; reminding of the depiction of yams spirits "wapinyan". Carved for looking at it from two sides.