Lot: 186

101st Auction

Large female half figure

D. R. Congo, Luba

Provenance Size Starting price / estimated price
Justin Barthels, Maastricht, The Netherlands H: 17.5 inch 1000 EUR
plus 27 % commission, VAT, transport and insurance

wood, blackened,

The downcast eyes and the gesture of the hands give the figure a contemplative dignified expression. Rich scarification indicates high social rank.