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Outstanding Results from the Maori, Oceanic and African Arts Auction

An Important 19th Century Pounamu Hei-Tiki from the Collection of Charles Frederick Goldie was keenly fought over by seven bidders and achieved $24,100 at auction on April 22nd.

 

The work is signed on the back C F Goldie and inscribed in faint white script with the name Ngaheke. Ngaheke Perira Te Kahikura was a Te Arawa Chieftainess that Goldie painted in 1915.

 

Entries are invited for our August Tribal Art Auction.

 

Dunbar M Sloane
auckland@dunbarsloane.co.nz / 021 473 998
James Parkinson
james@dunbarsloane.co.nz / 0220288541