A NEW IRELAND VAVARA

Display for a Malagan House.

Tatau village, Tabar Island

Ex private collection Amsterdam

0.80 m. Rotan and pigments

The preparation for a Malagan ceremony begins after a funeral and can last from a month to several years.

During this time performances are organized, feasts are prepared and carvers are hired to create complexe sculptures and displays for a Malagan House.

Price on request