Leilão: Maio de 2007 Título: Oxalá Descrição: óleo s/ tela, ass. e dat. 1958 inf. dir. reproduzido na p. 173 do catálogo da exposição Viva a cultura viva do povo brasileiro, realizada no Museu Afro-Brasileiro, São Paulo, 2007 50 x 65 cm
Feather wheel, Brazil, Kaiapó, late 20th century. The feather wheels of the Brazilian Kaiapó Indians are one of the most spectacular feather objects of the entire Amazonas region. It is a so-called occiput feather wheel and is worn exclusively by the women at the solemn ceremony of name-giving, when children are accepted into the Kaiapó community. Feather wheel; Tail-feathers of the scarlet Ara and the Aracangá, cotton thread; Brazil, Kaiapó, late 20th century. h 160 cm. Photo: A. Dreyer.
Mandolin by John D’Angelico (American, 1905–1964) Mandolin, ca. 1925 Spruce, Brazilian rosewood, celluloid, tortoiseshell; 8 1/4 x 6 x 24 1/2 in. (21 x 15.2 x 62.2 cm) The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, Purchase, The Jonathan & Faye Kellerman Foundation Gift, 2007 (2007.456)