Board in the form of a standing figure (bioma)

Indonesian, New Guinea, Papua, Wapo Creek area
early to mid-20th century
Artist Unidentified, Pacific Islander


Dimensions

Overall: 110 x 25 cm (43 5/16 x 9 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

2008.1646

Medium or Technique

Wood, pigment

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Asia

Classifications

Sculpture

Provenance

Todd Barlin Gallery, Sydney, Australia. Allen Christensen, Queensland, Australia. May 15, 2008, anonymous ("property of various owners") sale, Bonhams, New York (auction no. 16124), lot 519 to an anonymous donor; 2008, anonymous year-end gift to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 21, 2009)

Credit Line

Anonymous gift