Lot: 454

80th Tribal Art Auction

Power half figure

D. R. Congo, Luba

Provenance Size Starting price / estimated price
American Private Collection H: 9.6 inch 600 EUR
plus 23 % commission, VAT, transport and insurance

wood, reddish brown patina, pigment remains, hands to abdomen, deeply hollowed funnel-shaped opening in the head, drilled ear holes with inserted plugs, slightly dam., fine cracks, missing part (base), base


Roberts, Mary Nooter, Memory, New York 1996, p. 201, ill. 83