Painting from a Ceremonial House Ceiling

Artist: Kurumbai, Wanyi clan
Artist: Workshop of Artists of Mariwai Village
Date: 1973
Geography: Papua New Guinea, Upper Sepik River
Culture: Kwoma people, Wanyi clan
Medium: Sago palm spathe, paint
Dimensions: H. 39 1/4 x W. 15 1/4 in. (99.7 x 38.7 cm)
Classification: Bark-Paintings
Credit Line: Purchase, Rogers Fund and Mr. and Mrs. David Nash and Anonymous Gifts, 1975
Accession Number: 1975.372.1

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