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Painting from a Ceremonial House Ceiling

Artist:
Kwanggi, Kalaba
Artist:
Workshop of Artists of Mariwai Village
Date:
1970
Geography:
Papua New Guinea, Washkuk Hills, Mariwai village, Upper Sepik River
Culture:
Kwoma people, Kalaba clan
Medium:
Sago palm spathe, paint
Dimensions:
H. 56 1/4 x W. 20 1/4 in. (142.9 x 51.4 cm)
Classification:
Bark-Paintings
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Purchase, Mrs. Gertrud A. Mellon Gift, and Mr. and Mrs. Alan Brandt Gift, in memory of Jacob J. Brandt, 1974
Accession Number:
1978.412.1586
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 354
Created Mariwai village, 1970; [Staempfli Gallery, New York, until 1974]; Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1974–1978

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