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Istanbul, Turkey 1887 – Melbourne, Australia 1974

  • Australia

Balinese Woman [Balinese mask, mask of a balinese girl] c1932 Materials & Technique: sculptures, Wax, non-petroleum base, pigmented brown, modelled, brass rod, hard w block, brush painted enamel black. Modelling

Primary Insc: initialled lower right front of neck incised "T W" the initials in monogram. Signed lower right rear, "Wen(illeg)" not dated
Tertiary Insc: inscribed "Tina Wentcher" on plinth upper left
Dimensions: overall 29.6 h x 16.2 w x 13.4 d cm ; weight 1.75
Accession No: NGA 69.199