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A Broad Shield, Murray River, South Eastern Australia
19th Century
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A Broad Shield, Murray River, South Eastern Australia
19th Century
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Details & Cataloguing

Aboriginal Art

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A Broad Shield, Murray River, South Eastern Australia
19th Century

Provenance

Gary Spratt Fine Art, California, USA
Clive Loveless, United Kingdom
Private Collection, United Kingdom, acquired from the above in 2004

Catalogue Note

Cf. Carol Cooper et al., Aboriginal Australia, Australian Gallery Directors Council, 1981, p.88, fig. S47, for a shield of similar form and related engraved designs; Carol Cooper, in Judith Ryan, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Art in the Collection of the National Gallery of Victoria, NGV, Melbourne, 2012, pp.16-17 for discussion and illustrations of related shields.

Aboriginal Art

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