Lot: 211

96th Auction

Female figure with waist skirt, before 1940

Nigeria, Goemai, Azume circle

Provenance Size Starting price / estimated price
Old British Collection H: 8.9 inch 500 EUR
plus 27 % commission, VAT, transport and insurance

fired clay / ceramic, paint, inventory no. "GH / G / 10", missing part

Possibly from the circle of the female master potter Azume (deceased 1951), whose activity is documented for the first half of the 20th century. Her work was sold on local markets and thus also came into European possession.