Lot: 15693e vente aux enchères Tribal Art
Rare figure masculine
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|William Brill, New York, USA||H: 35 cm||
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two-piece (figure/ stool), wood, remains of polychrome paint (green, gold-coloured), collection number "173X", rest. (toe, finger, wrist), water spots, base Mostly female figures are known from the Akan. The few male figures represent executioners "abrafo" or priests. The present figure may represent an Asante chief, as indicated by his dignified posture, head band "abotire" and the clan stool.