Lot: 172

92e vente aux enchères Tribal Art

Figure d'autel d'un notable féminin

Nigéria, Yoruba

Provenance Taille Prix d’appel / Prix d'Estimation
Jan Lundberg, Malmö, Sweden
H: 64 cm Cet objet n’est plus disponible.

wood, pigments, right lower arm missing, rep. at the same place, base As a sign for her dignity carved with bracelets, striking necklace and loincloth.


Afrikanskt / African Art, Malmö Konsthall, Malmö 1986, p. 97, ill. 92; Särnstedt, Bo et. al., Före Picasso/ Before Picasso, African Art in Swedish Collections, Liljevalch 1988, p. 86, ill. 224 Exposé

Humlebaek, Denmark, Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, "Afrika Afrika", 1989, No 228