Lot: 269

87th Tribal Art Auction

Standing female figure "tugubele"

Côte d'Ivoire, Senufo

Provenance Size Starting price / estimated price
Helmut Zake, Heidelberg, Germany
Ketterer, Munich, 30 April 1988, lot 216
H: 8.1 inch 800 EUR
plus 21 % commission, VAT, transport and insurance

wood, black patina, remains of kaolin, abundantly carved with scarification marks, min. dam. (nose, breast, left foot tip), missing parts (right foot tip), base