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Collection

Unknown

(Australia  – )

Title
Totemic emblem (Long necked diving bird)
Place of origin
Central Arnhem LandNorthern TerritoryAustralia
Year
circa 1950s
Media category
Sculpture
Materials used
paperbark, vegetable fibre string, beeswax, wood, feathers, red, white painted decoration
Dimensions

109.9 h x 8.9 diam. at base

Credit
Purchased 1962
Accession number
IA22.1962
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (1)

Edmund Capon and Jan Meek (Editors), Portrait of a gallery, 'Tribal Galleries', pg. 42-47, Sydney, 1984, 44 (colour illus.).

Exhibition history (1)

L'Art des Aborigènes d'Australie, Musée de Cambrai, France, 13 Sep 1998–23 Nov 1998