Lot: 352

85th Tribal Art Auction

Mask

D. R. Congo, Bira/Kumu

Provenance Size Starting price / estimated price
Belgian Collection H: 11.4 inch 800 EUR
plus 21 % commission, VAT, transport and insurance

wood, brown patina, red and white pigment, unusual: flat rhomb-shaped nose, facial plane painted with dots and curls, framed by abundant grass fibre cuff, characteristic: pierced eyes and mouth, traces of insect caused damage, abrasion of paint, rep. (vertical breakages)