Lot: 209

91 Tribal Art Auction

Standing male figure

Nigeria, Chamba / Vere / Goemai

Provenance Size Starting price / estimated price
Fily Keita, Los Angeles, USA
Jean-Paul Agogué, Champigny-sur-Marne, France
H: 18.1 inch 3000 EUR
plus 21 % commission, VAT, transport and insurance

wood, encrusted patina, shell(?), base Chamba figures display seemingly non-human features which may relate to their function as intermediaries between the spirit and human realms.