Lot: 133

82nd Tribal Art Auction

Mask

Nigeria, Eket

Provenance Size Starting price / estimated price
W. Ehrensperger, Schwäbisch Gmünd, Germany
Zemanek-Münster, Würzburg, 25 February 2006, lot 142
Hans Dietrich Rielau, Hösbach, Germany
D: 5.9 inch 900 EUR
plus 23 % commission, VAT, transport and insurance

wood, encrusted brown patina, remains of pigments, disc-shaped base with a raised mask face in the centre, min. dam., traces of insect caused damage, paint chipped off in parts


Neyt, Francois, L'Art Eket, Paris 1979, ill. 17