Lot: 179

81st Tribal Art Auction

Seated female figure "jo nyeleni"

Mali, Bamana

Provenance Size Starting price / estimated price
Emil Maetzel, Hamburg, Germany H: 32.1 inch 2000 EUR
plus 27 % commission, VAT, transport and insurance

light brown wood, dark brown patina, characteristic: the overlong upper part of the body with angular shoulders and voluminous conical breasts, face and body scarifications, min. dam., missing parts through insect caused damage, cracks, traces of abrasion