Oceanic Art - Image Enlargement

07-12-2553

07-12-2553

07-12-2553

This is a fine and classic Queensland Australia aboriginal shield of diminutive size often referred to as ‘child’s shield. This one has a beautiful painted design; some wear on the reverse and was collected by John Downs in the 1940s. This too was on long-term loan to the Walker Art Center in the 1960s. It is 14 5/8" (37.3 cm) in height. sold