Lot 47: A Malangan Figure,
December 11, 2016
Sydney, AustraliaLive Auction
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.
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.