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Two Australian Aborigine Bark Paintings

Auction:
3113T
Lot:
1097
Sold for:
$277$225

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Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 3113T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
July 02, 2018 12:00PM

Description:

Two Australian Aborigine Bark Paintings, Onepelli area, Western Arnhem land, c. 1970s, done on eucalyptus bark, the first by Billinyakka Nabege, depicting two birds, the second depicting a pregnant woman by an unknown artist, 33 x 13 1/2 and 17 x 8 1/2 in.
Estimate $400-450


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Keywords

Arnhem, Arnhem Land, Australian Aboriginal art, Bark, Bark painting, Eucalyptus, Geography of Australia, Geography of the Northern Territory, Northern Australia

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