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New Guinea Carved Wood Hook Figure

Auction:
2473
Lot:
133
Sold for:
$178$150

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Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 2473
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 26, 2009 10:00AM

Description:

New Guinea Carved Wood Hook Figure, Sepik River, the stylized male figure with painted head and detail, ht. 19 1/2 in.

Provenance: Leo and Lillian Fortess collection.
Estimate $300-400

Keywords

Sepik River, Leo Fortess, Lillian Fortess, Languages of Papua New Guinea, Sepik

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