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Title

Dance wand

collected 1965


Artists

Unknown Artist


Details


Other Titles

Dance shield

Tapa dance wand


Cultural origin

Baining people


Date

collected 1965


Materials used

barkcloth, bamboo, natural pigments


Dimensions

495.2 x 63.5 cm overall


Credit

Purchased 1965


Location

Not on display


Accession number

IA4.1965



Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 5 publications

Bibliography


Daniel Thomas (Editor), 1965 Acquisitions, Sydney, 1965, 80. cat.no. 146

Tony Tuckson, Aboriginal and Melanesian art, Sydney, 1973, 42. cat.no. 10

Natalie Wilson, Hunting the collectors: Pacific collections in Australian museums, art galleries and archives, '(Works of) paradise and yet: Stanley Gordon Moriarty, Tony Tuckson and the collection of Oceanic Art at the Art Gallery of New South Wales', pg. 221-241, Newcastle upon Tyne, 2007, 233.

Editor Unknown (Editor), Art Gallery of New South Wales Quarterly, Sydney, Apr 1966, (illus.).

Editor Unknown (Editor), Bulletin, Sydney, 24 Jul 1965.