- 90.I Tribal Art and 90.II Contemporary Native American Art
- Rare figural fragment of a "great man"
Rare figural fragment of a "great man"
North Pakistan, Kalash Kafirs
|Provenance||Size||Starting price / estimated price|
|Renaud Vanuxem, Paris, France||H: 22.8 inch||8000 EUR / 16000 EUR|
wood, traces of weathering, base One or two years after the actual burial, the relatives would place memorial or ancestor figures for important men (and women), such as the present one, either near the dead or along the paths leading to the cemetery. This occasion was marked by feasts in the whole village.