Karawari Figure

Karawari River area, Middle Sepik River, Papua New Guinea, Melanesia, Oceania

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19th century

Wood

Overall: 56 3/4 in. (144.145 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of John A. Friede, Class of 1960

S.968.92

Geography/Culture

Oceania, Melanesia

Period

19th century

Object Name

Figure

Classification

Oceania

Not on view

Exhibition History

Sepik Compositions: Line and Form in the Art of Papua New Guinea, Alvin P. Gutman Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, February 22, 1997-August 30, 1998.

Recent Acquisitons, Beaumont-May Gallery, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, June-July 1972.

Provenance

Furman Gallery, New York; John A. Friede, New York; given to present collection, 1968.

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