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Gia Rai people Architectural panel 19th or early 20th century Title Notes: with cut-outs of a stylized bird at the centre, architectural elements at left and right, and erotic scenes below
Place made: Vietnam
Materials & Technique: sculptures, wood
Dimensions: 55.0 h x 58.5 w cm
Acknowledgement: Max Ernst Collection, purchased 1985
Accession No: NGA 85.1878
  • bought by Max Ernst from early 1940s;
  • by descent to his widow, Dorothea Tanning, in 1976;
  • to Douglas Ewing, New York, in 1983;
  • from whom bought by the Australian National Gallery, October 1985