Painting

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Registration number
2898
Item name
Painting 
Category
Painting/Paper
 
Indigenous name
 
Maker
 
Associated cultural group
 
Place
Pacific > Papua New Guinea > Unknown > N.G. unspecified
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Collector
Unrecorded 
Acquisition date
January 01, 1950 
Acquisition method
by Mr Geoffrey T. Roscoe 
Dimensions
H: W: L: D: Circum:

Description

Framed painting - student work.
Measurement 39x32cm (inc. frame)

October 1996 - the number 39001 has been pencilled onto its back.

Research notes

The six paintings 2898 to 2903 were painted by New Guinea students to illustrate their traditional stories, but using watercolours as taught by European teachers - presented by the Assistant Director of Education, T[erritory of] N[ew] G[uinea].

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