Maori, Oceanic & African Arts Thursday, 22 April 2021 - 6:00 PM start

Dunbar Sloane is the market leader in the sale of oceanic and indigenous art. We have been selling collections in this genre since 1919. We have sold the most important and significant collections offered in New Zealand including the Miet Collection, the Webster collection, the Mick Pendergrast collection and the Kalimantan collection. Dunbar Sloane and James Parkinson are the foremost experts in this field having valued numerous collections including the Te Papa Maori and Pacific art collection, the Hawkes Bay Museum Maori and Pacific art collection, The Rotorua Museum collection, the collection of the Buried Village, the collections of the Maori King, the Heritage New Zealand collection as well as taonga associated with numerous marae across New Zealand This sale features some of the most important and historically significant pieces to be offered for sale for many years. The catalogue includes scholarly essays and extensive research pertaining to some of these pieces. The sale will be on view in Auckland and in Wellington. Dunbar Sloane and James Parkinson will be available at the viewing in both cities to discuss the pieces in the catalogue and to offer advice on having a collection valued or consigning items to our next major sale in August. Condition reports and additional images are available on request. Please contact: Dunbar M Sloane / 021 473 998 James Parkinson / 0220288541