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Title

Figure and bird

mid 20th century


Artists

Unknown Artist


Details


Cultural origin

Iatmul people


Date

mid 20th century


Media category

Sculpture


Materials used

feathers, bark, bone, shells, human hair, ochres, earth pigments, charcoal, grass rope, wood


Dimensions

131.0 cm height :

0 - Whole; 131 cm


Credit

Purchased 1971


Location

Not on display


Accession number

46.1971



Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


Tony Tuckson, Aboriginal and Melanesian art, Sydney, 1973, 45. cat.no. 86; Middle Sepik and "Washkuk"; titled 'Figure and bird'