Catalog of items from Hallinan's collection presented at auction in December 1992. Hallinan is renowned for his knowledge of, and research on, Oceanic Tribal Art. 109pp.
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Book Description Sotheby's, London, 1982. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. Limited Edition. 120 pages + biblioraphy, 166 items illustrated in colour on glossy art paper, 2 maps. This Limited Hard Cover Edition signed by Peter Hallinan. Numerous unique specimens collected mainly in PAPUA NEW GUINEA from this noted Queensland collection are shown for the first time, each with provenance, broken down by regional areas making it a handy reference for an introduction to Melanesian art style areas. Peter Hallinan is well known for his thorough knowledge and research on Oceanic Tribal Art and has assisted major institutions in Australia and overseas in adding to their collections. Signed by Author(s). Book. Bookseller Inventory # 38021