Manharrngu Mortuary Ceremony

Boyun, Australian, born about 1930, Ramingining, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia

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1972

Ochre on bark

Overall: 27 15/16 x 13 3/8 in. (71 x 34 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Will Owen and Harvey Wagner

2009.92.43

Geography/Culture

Oceania, Australia, Indigenous Australia

Period

20th century

Object Name

Bark Painting

Classification

Painting

Oceania

Not on view

Provenance

Framed, Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia (Certificate of Purchase); sold to Will Owen (1952-2015) and Harvey Wagner (1931-2017), Chapel Hill, North Carolina, January 11, 2002; given to present collection, 2009.

Old Number

Owen EAB8802/(144)

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