Lot: 332

85th Tribal Art Auction

Anthropomorphic face mask

Gabon, Nzebi/northern Sango

Provenance Size Starting price / estimated price
Bruno Frey, Arnay le Duc, France H: 13.4 inch 1000 EUR
plus 21 % commission, VAT, transport and insurance

wood, black shiny patina, bright orange-coloured pigment, kaolin, flat facial plane with small see holes, unusual "moustache" and bow-shaped projection at the chin, slightly dam., abrasion of paint, minor missing part backside at the rim