Breechcloth

Breechcloth

20th century
Culture
Melanesian
Locale
Sepik River Melanesia
Country
Papua New Guinea
breechcloth, bark cloth, tapa
Bark cloth and paint
Exchange with Statens Etnografiska Museum
1949.4318

Sepik River artist, Breechcloth, 20th century. Bark and paint; 80 x 15 in. Denver Art Museum: Exchange with Statens Etnografiska Museum, 1949.4318

Dimensions
height: 80 in, 203.2000 cm; width: 15 in, 38.1000 cm
Department
Native Arts
Collection
Oceanic Art
Known Provenance
Denver Art Museum acquired by exchange 1949 from the Statens Etnografiska Museum, Stockholm, Sweden