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3377T Marlborough
May 5, 2020 12:00PM - May 14, 2020 7:00PMCalender
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Painted Wood Board, Gope

$3,250$2,600
Auction: American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 3377T Location: Marlborough Date / Time: May 05, 2020 12:00PM

Description:

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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Keywords

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