Lot: 317

86e vente aux enchères Tribal Art

Masque avec chapeau

Nigéria, Igbo/Idoma

Provenance Taille Prix d’appel / Prix d'Estimation
Eric Robertson, New York, USA
Bruce Frank, New York, USA
H: 49 cm Cet objet n’est plus disponible.

wood, black patina, partly encrusted, narrow elongated face with deeply hollowed - nearly skull-like - eyes and prominent tattoos at the temples, mouth inset with metal teeth (some missing), crowned by bulky top hat, dam., cracks, missing parts (lower lip, hat brim, mask rim), strongly marked by weathering (above all the top of the hat and inner side), traces of metal tags at the chin, base