Oceanica tribal art japanese pottery
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Paintings : Pre 1930 item #1313085
Yamamoto Shunkyo was born in Shiga-ken in 1871 and lived in Kyoto. He was a pupil of Kōno Bairei, Nomura Bunkyo and Mori Kansai. During the 1890’s he became known as a new talent by his participation in various exhibitions. In 1899 he became a teacher at the Kyoto Municipal School of Arts and Crafts...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Oceanic : Sculpture : Pre 1960 item #1109847
This item was collected in the field in the 1970's by an Australian patrol officer. It shows considerable age, so it was well used before being collected. Note the insect damage on the front, still has some remains of pigment. Very large and heavy, about 43" tall. Iatmul people, middle Sepik river Papua New Guinea. Great tribal item.