Mimi Spirit Pole

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Artist: Edward Blitner
Size: 232cm Tall
Weight: 15 Kgs
Price: $1200
Shipping: To be quoted
Description: Eddie Blitner is a totally professional and very talented artist. His depiction of animals, fish and the Mimi Rock Spirits of his country featuring the finest cross-hatch style in natural earth pigments is remarkable.Edward Blitner's family are renowned artists and carvers. Highly Collectable Signed White Ochre Mimi Spirit Pole 232cm Tall intricately painted in Acrylic Ochres by Edward Blitner in his traditional raak design. Edward is one of the last Arnhem Land artists with the skill to produce these Rare Traditional Mimi Poles & was taught how to carve & create these Mimi Poles by Paddy Fordham (Deceased). Edward has added ceremonial emu and bush pigeon feathers to his carved Mimi head. A Rare Museum Quality Showpiece Investment. A certificate of authenticity along with a photo of Edward alongside his Mimi Spirit pole and several working photos will be issued with this work. Also available a Rare collection of Mimi Spirit Poles, sealed ceremonial song poles and Didgeridoos by Edward Blitner. Enquiries Welcome.
Reference: EBmp232