Current auction

84th Tribal Art Auction

Fine old tribal art from Africa, Asia, Australia and Oceania. The private collections from Poul Mørk (1938-2013) and Alex Wittendorf (1931-2013), both Copenhagen, Denmark. Tribal Art objects from the Art Collection Helga & Hans-Jürgen Müller, Stuttgart. The colonial Cameroon Collection from the painter Wolfgang Röhricht (1886-1953), Berlin. A small collection from Rolf Christoph Lutz (1930-2016), medical missionary for the Basler Mission in Ghana. Important Ethnographics from the colonial collection Kloppe in German South-West Africa.

Opening hours during the preview

Wed, Nov 2nd to Fri, Nov 4th – 10 am to 7 pm
Sat, Nov 5th – 9 am to 1.30 pm

Highlights of the current auction

Male ancestor figure "adu zatua"
Lot: 11

Indonesia - North Nias

Ornament for sacred flute
Lot: 26

Papua New Guinea, Sawos

War shield
Lot: 27

Papua New Guinea - East Sepik, Wogumas/Kubkain

Suspension hook
Lot: 28

Papua New Guinea - Sepik

Antelope dance crest "tjiwara"
Lot: 52

Mali, Bamana, Sikasso region

Standing figure
Lot: 79

D. R. Congo, Lega

Healer's society cap mask
Lot: 92

Côte d'Ivoire, Senufo

Anthropomorphic figure, late 19th/early 20th Century
Lot: 93

Nigeria, Jukun

Anthropomorphic figure
Lot: 94

Nigeria, Mumuye

Standing male figure
Lot: 98

Papua New Guinea - Sepik

Lot: 103

Gabon, Vuvi

Standing female figure "jo nyeleni"
Lot: 135

Mali, Bamana

Hyaena mask "surukuw" of the "korè" society
Lot: 138

Mali, Bamana

Female figure
Lot: 179

Côte d'Ivoire, Atié

Standing male figure
Lot: 197

Côte d'Ivoire, Bete

Anthropomorphic face mask "tankagle"
Lot: 204

Côte d'Ivoire, Dan

Mask with tubular eyes
Lot: 205

Côte d'Ivoire, Dan

Standing male figure "poro piibele" or "doogele"
Lot: 223

Côte d'Ivoire, Senufo

Staff for a champion cultivator "tefalipitya"
Lot: 224

Côte d'Ivoire, Senufo

Ffemale figure by Osei Bonsu (1900-1977)
Lot: 231

Ghana, Ashanti

An important drum "ntan" by Osei Bonsu (1900-1977)
Lot: 232

Ghana, Ashanti

Waist pendant or hip ornament in shape of human face
Lot: 279

Nigeria, Benin

Male ancestor figure "ekpu"
Lot: 315

Nigeria, Oron

Standing male figure "ihambe"
Lot: 316

Nigeria, Tiv

Large head sculpture "tu ngünga", before 1922
Lot: 340

Cameroon Grassfields, Bamum

Standing figure "tadep"
Lot: 346

Cameroon, Mambila

Beautiful power figure "nkisi"
Lot: 369

D. R. Congo, Bakongo/Yombe/Vili, Cabinda/Brazzaville

Dance club "ebongo"
Lot: 410

D. R. Congo, Kuyu

Upper part of a dignitary staff
Lot: 426

D. R. Congo, Luba

Power figur
Lot: 469

D. R. Congo, Songe / Luba

Comb, 19th century
Lot: 488

Angola, Chokwe

Dagger with sheath
Lot: 510

Namibia, Ovambo

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