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Sculpture - Hardwood - Yipwon - Korewori River, Papua New Guinea

Lot reference 26641227

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1st half 20th century - Fair condition, used with visible signs of wear

Object: Sculpture (More lots)
Indigenous object name: Yipwon (More lots)
Region/ country: Korewori River, Papua New Guinea
Material: Hardwood
Period: 1st half 20th century
Condition: Fair condition, used with visible signs of wear
Sold with stand: Yes
Dimensions: 102×102×102 cm

Korewori region, Yipwon Spirit figure, Sepik. Hardwood figurine with evidence of tribal use. Ex collection Jan Van Den Abbeel, Gent (Artist/Painter) Date of purchase Amsterdam 1970.

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Catawiki member since May 4, 2019, received 5 reviews in total (5 in last 12 months)

  • Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.
    lors de l'enchère , il aurai été sympathique de préciser les nombreuses restaurations (mauvais collage). C'est du coup une pièce qui ne vaut pas son prix . C'est une arnaque. Mauvais vendeur.
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    user-446b03b June 20, 2019

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    ten eerste vindt ik het zeer ongepast wat u schrijft!! ten tweede ben ik ervan overtuigd dat u dergelijke stukken niet kent, in de beschrijven welke u waarschijnlijk niet goed hebt doorgenomen staat wel degelijk dat de staat niet perfect was en er zichtbare sporen van gebruik zijn waargenomen. Ten derde, heeft u ooit wel gehoord van tribale restauratie?
    Ik acht het dan ook wel nodig dat u uw negatieve feedback herbekijkt! Indien u met de gegeven hoeveelheid foto's van goede kwaliteit niet voldoende overtuiging heeft van een stuk raad ik u in het vervolg online veilingen ten zeertse af!
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  • Received and very pleased with item

    user-8dd35aa June 10, 2019

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