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3377T Marlborough
May 5, 2020 12:00 PM - May 14, 2020 07:00 PMCalender

Painted Wood Board, Gope

Auction: American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 3377T Location: Marlborough Date / Time: May 05, 2020 12:00PM


Painted Wood Board, Gope, Turama River, Papuan Gulf, Papua New Guinea, early 20th century, fully standing figure, carved in relief with the neck and head outlined from the torso, traces of pigments, with a letter describing the board from Douglas Newton attached to the rear, (age crack and surface loss), lg. 61 in.

Provenance: Collection of Nina and Harry N. Abrams, New York City.
Estimate $1,800-2,400

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Nina, Harry N. Abrams, Douglas Newton, New York City