A Large New Hebrides Fern Figure Sculpture Ambrym Island

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Lot 200
A Large New Hebrides Fern Figure Sculpture Ambrym Island

Sold for £ 3,055 (US$ 4,262) inc. premium

Tribal Art

2 Jul 2003, 11:00 BST

London, Knightsbridge

A Large New Hebrides Fern Figure Sculpture
with exaggerated head, the large disc eyes with white lozenge pupils, hooked nose and spatulate chin, standing with hands held to the abdomen, the feet facing inwards, applied with alternate panels of red and black pigments with details in white, mounted approximately 200cm. high

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