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Title

Funerary tapa

mid 20th century
collected 1960s


Artist

Nakanai people

Papua New Guinea


Details


Other Title

Bark cloth


Cultural origin

Nakanai people


Dates

mid 20th century
collected 1960s


Media category

Painting


Materials used

barkcloth, natural pigments


Dimensions

165.1 x 50.8 cm


Credit

Purchased 1976


Location

Not on display


Accession number

171.1976


Artist information

Nakanai people

Works in the collection

2


Place

Where the work was made
West New Britain Province

Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


Art Gallery of New South Wales (Editor), Catalogue of acquisitions 1976, Sydney, 1976, 98 (illus.). cat.no. 302