Lot: 215

91 Tribal Art Auction

"Ekpo" society mask

Nigeria, Ibibio

Provenance Size Starting price / estimated price
Lore Kegel & Boris Kegel-Konietzko, Hamburg, Germany (1959)
H: 11.8 inch 3000 EUR
plus 23 % commission, VAT, transport and insurance

wood, pigment remains, collection number "Ib9", additionally: "Das Urböse", graphite/ crayon on paper, sign. and dat. at bottom right, m: 41 x 29,5 cm The pictorial interpretation of present mask was made in 1964 by Lore Kegel-Konietzko.