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Title

Remortki (day dance display ornament)

mid 20th century
collected 1965


Artist

Baining people

Papua New Guinea


Details


Other Titles

Dance shield

Tapa dance wand


Cultural origin

Baining people


Dates

mid 20th century
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


Artist information

Baining people

Works in the collection

2


Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 5 publications

Bibliography


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.).

Bulletin, Sydney, 24 Jul 1965.

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