ALEX PHILIPSOCEANIC ART

 boiken, buka, bruneaf, chambri, sepik, papuan, tribal, oceanic arts, oceanic art, primitif, oceanie, kunst, oceania,

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tami islands headrest 




Neckrest

Tami Island, Huon Gulf, Papua New Guinea

wood, pigment

19th century

ex Lajos Biro  (1856-1931) en 1898-99 (n° 499)

Néprajzi Muzeum, Budapest (inv. n° 56828)

Ex Marcia and John Friede, New York

"56828" inscribed in red ink under the base, and recessed on the lintel.

Literature  Bodrogi, Art in North-East New Guinea, 1961, p. 93, n° 70

 

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ALEX PHILIPSOCEANIC ART

 boiken, buka, bruneaf, chambri, sepik, papuan, tribal, oceanic arts, oceanic art, primitif, oceanie, kunst, oceania,

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