Iconography
NON-EURASIAN ICONOGRAPHY
Oceania
Melanesia Figures Ancestor figuresPrimordial ancestors
PORTRAITS
Ancestor figures
Male
Further details
Possibly depicting Andio, an important clan ancestor
ARTIST/CREATOR
Lower Sepik (Papua New Guinea)
DATE
19th century - 20th century
LOCATION
Amsterdam, Christie's (24 May 2000)
Rights and permissions
Image reproduced by kind permission of Christie's Ltd
Acknowledgements
Christies, Amsterdam
Contact
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