Washkuk Female Figure, Upper Sepik River, Papua New Guinea, early 20th century, with straight legs, cutout arms holding hips, long pendant breasts, and angular face, with deeply incised pigment-filled designs on torso, encrusted dark patina, ht. 46 1/2 in.
Provenance: Private Collection, France; Douglas Newton Collection, New York.
Age crack at the bottom end. Some insect holes found.
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