View full screen - View 1 of Lot 53. Pua pilih, Kalimantan, Bornéo, Indonésie, fin du XIXème-début du XXème siècle | Kalimantan pua pilih, Borneo, Indonesia, late XIXth-early XXth century.
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Pua pilih, Kalimantan, Bornéo, Indonésie, fin du XIXème-début du XXème siècle | Kalimantan pua pilih, Borneo, Indonesia, late XIXth-early XXth century

Estimate:

12,000 - 18,000 EUR

Provenant de la Collection Heribert Amann

Pua pilih, Kalimantan, Bornéo, Indonésie, fin du XIXème-début du XXème siècle | Kalimantan pua pilih, Borneo, Indonesia, late XIXth-early XXth century

Pua pilih, Kalimantan, Bornéo, Indonésie, fin du XIXème-début du XXème siècle | Kalimantan pua pilih, Borneo, Indonesia, late XIXth-early XXth century

Estimate:

12,000 - 18,000 EUR

Pua pilih, Kalimantan, Bornéo, Indonésie, fin du XIXème-début du XXème siècle


176 x 61,5 cm ; 69 1/3 x 24 1/4 in

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Collection Heribert Amann, Cologne
Amann, Textiles from Borneo. Iban Kantu Ketungau and Mualang Peoples, 2013 : fig. 61, p. 82.
Murray, "Jungle journeys", dans Hali, Automne 2021, n° 209 : fig. 6, p. 66.

"Je n'ai jamais vu un motif général aussi sophistiqué que celui observé sur ce pua pilih. On y aperçoit des serpents d'un type rare que l'on retrouve sur les tissus de certains tribus Iban de l'ouest de Bornéo, ainsi que des bordures d'oiseaux stylisés qui rappellent le motif de l'oiseau-tonnerre des Indiens des plaines d'Amérique du Nord."


"I have never seen such a sophisticated overall pattern as that observed on this pua pilih. There are serpents of a rare type found in cloths of Ibanic sub-tribes in West Borneo, plus stylised bird borders that bring to mind the Thunderbird motif of the Plains Indians of North America." Thomas Murray