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Title

Dance wand


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.