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Sculpture - Wood - Provenance Donald Taitt - Boa - Congo DRC

Sculpture - Wood - Provenance Donald Taitt - Boa - Congo DRC

provenance: Donald Taitt, an abstract painter from Paris born in 1930 who collected African Art.
Only a handful Boa figure are known, coming from the lower Uele area near Kinshasa in Congo. The most famous Boa object is a Pongdudu mask in the AfricaMuseum in Tervueren, otherwise only a few figures , spoons and weapons are known.
h= 25 cm

Object Sculpture
Indigenous object name Provenance Donald Taitt
Ethnic group/ culture Boa
Region/ country Congo DRC
Material Wood
Period 1st half 20th century
Condition Vintage - used with visible signs of wear
Sold with stand Yes
Dimensions 25×10×7 cm
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