Lot: 108

87th Tribal Art Auction

Three half figures "kakudji"

D. R. Congo, Luba

Provenance Size Starting price / estimated price
Günther Filla, Bochum, Germany 600 EUR
plus 21 % commission, VAT, transport and insurance

wood, brown patina, a) janus figure, with nearly identical facial features, hole in the head filled with magical mass and metal tag, h: 16,5 cm; b) half figure, hole in the the head closed by metal tag, h: 12 cm; c) half figure with pokerwork, deepenings filled with magical mass (torso, back, parting), h: 9,5 cm; all three figures slightly dam. (cracks, abrasion), all three mounted on base