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Title

Painting from ceremonial house

mid 20th century
collected 1965


Artist

attrib. Biwat people

Papua New Guinea


Details


Other Titles

Bark painting

Spathe painting


Place where the work was made

Yuat River East Sepik Province Papua New Guinea


Dates

mid 20th century
collected 1965


Media category

Painting


Materials used

sago palm petioles, natural pigments


Dimensions

126.0 x 79.0 cm


Credit

Purchased 1965


Location

Not on display


Accession number

370.1994


Artist information

attrib. Biwat people

Works in the collection

4


Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


Aboriginal and Melanesian art, Sydney, 1973, 44. cat.no. 35