Lot: 449

81st Tribal Art Auction

Small standing figure

D. R. Congo, Lega

Provenance Size Starting price / estimated price
Old Belgian Colonial Collection H: 5.3 inch 2500 EUR
plus 23 % commission, VAT, transport and insurance

ivory, honey brown patina, of stylized form, decorated with tribe-typical circle ornaments with central drilling, the back partly hollowed, min. dam., base


Cameron, Elisabeth L., Art of the Lega, Los Angeles 2001, p. 67, ill. 4.8.