Lot: 250

101st Auction

Standing male figure with amulet

Nigeria, Igbo / Idoma

Provenance Size Starting price / estimated price
René and Maud Garcia, Paris, France H: 22.4 inch 2500 EUR
plus 27 % commission, VAT, transport and insurance

wood, metal, insect caused damage, base

Excellent old work with strikingly beautifully worked facial features.

The body of the figure is very strongly constructed. Posture and wide-legged stance appear almost provocative, give the figure great physical presence and convey an image of concentrated male strength.