Iconography
NON-EURASIAN ICONOGRAPHY
Oceania
Melanesia Figures Ancestor figuresMiscellaneous
PORTRAITS
Ancestor figures
Male
Further details
Statue of an ancient ancestral spirit.
ARTIST/CREATOR
Arapesh (Northern coastal plains, Papua New Guinea)
DATE
20th century
LOCATION
Private collection
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Anthony Meyer, Oceanic Art, Cologne 1995. ill. 355
Acknowledgements
Courtesy and with permission for use © Anthony JP Meyer, Olaf Wipperfürth and Ludwig Könemann. All rights reserved for other authors.
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