Current auction

90.I Tribal Art and 90.II Contemporary Native American Art
2018-11-17

Session I: Tribal Art (Lots 1 - 341)
17 November 2018 – 2 pm
Tribal Art, Japan, Contemporary Art & Ceramics

Session II: Contemporary Native American Art (Lots 342 - 574)
20 November 2018 – 2 pm
The private collection of the Americanist, Prof. Gerhard and Dr. Gisela Hoffmann

Opening hours during the preview

Session I + II:
Nov 14 until 16 - from 10 am to 7 pm and Nov 17 - from 9 am to 2 pm

Session II additionally on:
Nov 19 - from 9 am to 5 pm and Nov 20 - from 9 am to 2 pm

Highlights of the current auction

Male ancestor figure "yene"
Lot: 6

Indonesia - Moluccas, Kei Islands

Rare figural fragment of a "great man"
Lot: 9

North Pakistan, Kalash Kafirs

Shaman's mask with ear ornament
Lot: 12

Mongolia, Evenks/ Buriat

Part of a shaman's costume
Lot: 14

Mongolia, Evenks

Merchants chest "choba dansu", Meiji period, late 19th century
Lot: 18

Japan

Glass-mirror-deformation: "Konvex-Störung", 1979
Lot: 45

Bonato, Victor (*1934), Niederkassel, Germany

Untitled, 1998
Lot: 48

Höckelmann, Antonius (1937-2000), Cologne, Germany

Leda, 2013
Lot: 50

Meyer, Heiner (*1953), Bielefeld, Germany

Untitled (Zeichen), c. 1960
Lot: 51

Petrik, Rudolf (1922-1991), Vienna, Austria

Untitled, 1964
Lot: 52

Raum, Walter (1923-2009), Achmühle/ Bad Tölz, Germany

Surface Series: From Currents 1970
Lot: 53

Rauschenberg, Robert (1925-2008), USA

Untitled 1975
Lot: 54

Siepmann, Heinrich (1904-2002), Mülheim a.d. Ruhr, Germany

Light structure, 1975
Lot: 55

Waibel, Hermann (*1925), Ravensburg, Germany

Artist-Textile, 1988
Lot: 56

El Anatsui (*1944), Ghana/ Nigeria

Spirit board "gope" or "hohao", 19th century
Lot: 62

Papua New Guinea - Golf, Era River Area

Large drum, around 1880
Lot:

Papua New Guinea - Lake Sentani

Figural post "ngya", 19th/ early 20th century
Lot: 87

South Sudan, Bongo

Headdress "tijwara", "n'gonzon koun"
Lot: 101

Mali, Bamana

Anthropomorphic helmet mask "bolo"
Lot: 115

Burkina Faso, Bobo

Female ancestor figure thilkotina", 19th century
Lot: 119

Burkina Faso, Lobi

Standing male figure "blolo bian"
Lot: 127

Côte d'Ivoire, Baule, Sakassou Region

Large face mask "kple kple" of the "goli" group
Lot: 128

Côte d'Ivoire, Baule

Rare female figure "tale ko"
Lot:

Côte d'Ivoire, Dida

Rare helmet mask "degele"
Lot: 157

Côte d'Ivoire, Senufo, "Second Master of Lataha", Korhogo Region, Village Lataha

Female figure "ndeo" of the "poro" society
Lot: 158

Côte d'Ivoire, Senufo

Anthropomorphic figure "iagalagana"
Lot: 193

Nigeria, Mumuye

Guardian figure of reliquary ensemble "byeri"
Lot: 227

Southern Cameroon, Fang, Mabea

Reliquary figure "mbulu-ngulu" ("spirit of a deceased")
Lot: 234

Gabon, Kota, Obamba group

Rare ancestor figure "gheonga"
Lot: 243

Gabon, Tsogho/ Sango

Royal palm wine cup "mbwoong ntey"
Lot: 266

D. R. Congo, Kuba Kingdom

Head "kebe kebe"
Lot: 269

D. R. Congo, Kuyu

Rare mask type "muminia" (in shape of a monkey), 19th century
Lot: 270

D. R. Congo, Lega

Anthropomorphic spoon "kalukili"
Lot: 278

D. R. Congo, Lega

Rare pair of figures
Lot: 297

D. R. Congo, Nkanu

Standing male magical figure "nkisi"
Lot: 320

D. R. Congo, Songe

High-quality staff "mvwala"
Lot: 326

D. R. Congo, Yombe/ Bakongo

Chiefs stool "kiti ya sultani"
Lot: 327

D. R. Congo, Zula/ Zimba, "Master of the square hands"

Link chain, before 1920
Lot: 341

South Africa, Zulu/ Nguni