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    Sale 2257

    African and Oceanic Art: The Robert and Jean Shoenberg Collection

    14 November 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 80

    A LARGE ABELAM PANEL

    NEW GUINEA

    Price Realised  

    A LARGE ABELAM PANEL
    New Guinea
    Carved as three hornbills with oval bodies and long curved beaks perched on a branch, painted ochre, red, black and white.
    44¾ in. (116 cm.) long


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    Provenance

    Roberta Nochimson, New York, 1972