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Lot 47: A Malangan Figure,

Fine Aboriginal & Ethnographic Art

by Theodore Bruce

December 11, 2016

Sydney, Australia

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Description: A Malangan Figure,
profusely carved and decorated with polychrome designs, inset shell eyes and some remnant hair inserts. Base in the form of a lug for display during Malangan.

New Ireland, PNG.
85 cm

PROVENANCE:
Stanley & Co. Auctioneers, Sydney, August 18, 2003, Lot 225
Robert Ypres, Art of Man Gallery, Paddington, 1989. Acquired from an expat Australian in the mid-1960''s. Comes with a certificate issued by New Guinea Arts.

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