We acknowledge the Gadigal of the Eora Nation, the traditional custodians of the Country on which the Art Gallery of NSW stands.

🛈 In line with NSW Health advice, the Art Gallery is temporarily closed to the public. Stay updated on our social media.

Title

Kandimbong (ancestor figure)

early 20th century
collected pre 1920

Artists

Unknown Artist

No image
  • Details

    Other Titles
    Male figure
    Male ancestor figure
    Place where the work was made
    Murik Lakes East Sepik Province Papua New Guinea
    Dates
    early 20th century
    collected pre 1920
    Media category
    Sculpture
    Materials used
    wood, red and white natural earth pigments, painted fibre tassels, charcoal
    Dimensions
    86.5 x 23.5 x 19.3 cm
    Credit
    Gift of Margaret Tuckson in memory of Tony Tuckson 1974
    Location
    Not on display
    Accession number
    150.1974
    Share