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Title

Gable mask

early 20th century-mid 20th century
collected 1950s


Artist

Iatmul people

Papua New Guinea


Details


Cultural origin

Iatmul people


Dates

early 20th century-mid 20th century
collected 1950s


Materials used

kwila wood, natural pigments


Dimensions

94.0 x 36.0 x 19.0 cm


Credit

Purchased 1976


Location

Not on display


Accession number

156.1976


Artist information

Iatmul people

Works in the collection

40


Shown in 4 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 3 publications

Bibliography


Art Gallery of New South Wales (Editor), Catalogue of acquisitions 1976, Sydney, 1976, 93 (illus.). cat.no. 287

Ian North (Editor), Special exhibitions at the Art Gallery of South Australia: Seventh Adelaide Festival of Arts 1972, Adelaide, 1972. cat.no. 187

Tony Tuckson, Melanesian art, Sydney, 1966, 11. cat.no. 92