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© Trustees of the British Museum | Licence: CC BY-NC-SA 4.0

Untitled (Drawing)

1892

Tom Roberts

From the collection

Title

Untitled (Drawing)

Date

1892

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Description

Drawing; portrait of Tetera, a 26 year old man from Nagi (Mount Ernest Island), Torres Strait, wearing a dance costume consisting of a plant fibre skirt, a mask made from bark cloth, and holding a bow and arrows. Watercolour and graphite.
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Nagir Islet, Torres Strait, Australia

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