As I will soon be moving to the other side of the world, I intend to sell part of my Indonesian Collection. The Indonesian archipelago is made of more than 17 000 islands and 300 ethnicities speaking more than 740 languages, which each have distinctive art traditions -a few are represented here.
Click on the images to enter my Virtual Gallery. If you are interested by any of these items, please send me an email at firstname.lastname@example.org before June 15.
Furniture: Javanese planter chairs, bench, bookshelves, chests, cabinets, dining room tables and chairs, screens, and a few European antiques...
Tribal & Deco: Antique wooden panels, painted or carved from Borneo, Leti, Sumatra, Nias, Bali, Asmat shields, Transitional art, Statues from Borneo, Sumba, Timor, Loro Blonyo from Java.
Ritual Tribal: Authentic and old tribal artifacts from Borneo, the Celebes, Timor and Sumba, ancestor posts, hampatong, tomb door, figures, roof ornaments... wood and stone.
Masks & Statues: Smaller tribal items, masks from Sulawesi, Timor, Nepal, figures from Java, Timor, Flores, Leti...
Ethnic Misc: baskets, pots, trays, betel boxes, carved panels, bamboo containers from all over the archipelago
Textiles: Batiks, ikats and traditional handwoven textiles from all over the archipelago.
Some ethnic items were exhibited at the A Propos Studio in Chicago mid May. Click here to see the pictures of the exhibition.