"Haus Pangal" Painting on Bark Panel, Papua New Guinea
Papua New Guinea
Haus pangal painting, late 20th to 21st century
Natural pigment painting on wood bark panel
- scratching, scuffing, discoloration, accretions, and minor flaking to pigments; numerous holes present regularly through bark panel, possibly where nails had once been used; visible cracking and bending to bark panel; significant chipping, abrasions, scratching, scuffing, light discoloration, and accretions to bark surfaces; possible bug damage to bark panel.