Lot: 15589th Tribal Art Auction
Female marionette "merekun"
|Provenance||Size||Starting price / estimated price|
|Alain Bovis, Paris, France
French Private Collection
|H: 27.6 inch||sold|
wood, metal sheet, rep., base The puppet theatre "sogo bò" is subject to the patronage of "kamalen ton", a society of boys coming from one village community. The theatre consists of a sequence of singular scenes, interrupted by short performances of singing and dancing.