Lot: 25095th Tribal Art Auction
Rare female figure
D. R. Congo (Eastern), Kivu, Goma
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|H: 10.8 inch||
plus 23 % commission, VAT, transport and insurance
wood, colour pigments, pokerwork, A comparable figure, in the form of a sketch, illustrated by Felix (1987, p. 33, ill. 9). He reports that only few figures of the Goma are known and that there is no information about their former use.
Felix, Marc L., 100 Peoples of Zaire and their Sculpture, Brussels 1987, p. 33, ill. 9