Lot: 403

78th tribal art auction

Mask "okuyi"

Gabon, Punu

Provenance Size Starting price / estimated price
Sean Rice, Great Britain H: 11 inch 1800 EUR
plus 21 % commission, VAT, transport and insurance

light brown wood, kaolin, red and dark paint, bulbous coiffure, hole in the parting, raised forehead scarification, min. dam., missing part (back), slight traces of abrasion

Fagaly, William, Ancestors of Congo Square, New Orleans 2011, p. 276 ff.