Sculpture - Wood - Nkishi Nsapo Nsapo-Collected 1928 - Nsapo - Congo DRC

Description
Sculpture - Wood - Nkishi Nsapo Nsapo-Collected 1928 - Nsapo - Congo DRC
1st half 20th century - Vintage - used with visible signs of wear

A small male Nsapo. Nsapo figure collected in 1928. I got the Nsapo figures with a document dated 1928 from Jan Kusters a dutch collector ( The original document will not be included because I have more figures from the same provenance, but the scan is provided in the package).

The Nsapo is a small seldom tribe from Congo from the border of Songye and the Luluwa. they created a wonderful style that we see represented here.Nsapo Nsapo peoples, Congo, Africa.
Honey layered patina. Seldom figure.

David Norden is a third generation antique dealers, dealing in African Art in Antwerp-Belgium since 1992.
All lots from David Norden's collection are sold with a written description of the tribe and David Norden private opinion .
May be viewed or picked up in David Norden's Buy African Antiques Shop in Antwerp.
NO RESERVE PRICE- FREE Packing and Shipping Worldwide- FREE WRITTEN DESCRIPTION IN EACH PACKAGE.
Please note: seller guarantees the authenticity of his items as described.

Lot details
Object
Sculpture
Indigenous object name
Nkishi Nsapo Nsapo-Collected 1928
Ethnic group/ culture
Nsapo
Region/ country
Congo DRC
Material
Wood
Period
1st half 20th century
Condition
Vintage - used with visible signs of wear
Sold with stand
Yes
Dimensions
22×5×5 cm
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