Mask (1) - Cloth, Feathers, Plant fibre, Wood - Shoowa-Kuba - Congo

Description
Mask (1) - Cloth, Feathers, Plant fibre, Wood - Shoowa-Kuba - Congo
Early 20th century - Good condition, used with some signs of wear

Very beautiful ancient ritual mask - KUBA - Former Belgian Congo .
From the late 19th to the early 20th century - Very Good condition
Materials: Wood, pigments, fabric and feathers.
Dimensions: 38 x 30 x 28 cm.
Provenance: Private Belgian collection. Former Dejonghe Collection.
Acquired at the Rut van Caelenbergh gallery (Neighbourhood of Sablon, 40 rue des Minimes, 1000 Brussels, Belgium).
Sold with a certificate of authenticity.
Sold with a custom-made stand in wood and in metal.

Mr. Dejonghe is a Belgian collector, renowned in the field of tribal art, he has often frequented the galleries of Sablon in Brussels, he has the particularity of being specialised in masks of all sizes.

Are offered in this private sale a selection of ritual masks (in miniature or in life-size dimensions).
Most of them were acquired at famous and renowned galleries in Brussels.

Lot details
Total nr of items
1
Object
Mask
Ethnic group/ culture
Shoowa-Kuba
Region/ country
Congo
Material
Cloth, Feathers, Plant fibre, Wood
Period
Early 20th century
Condition
Good condition, used with some signs of wear
Sold with stand
Yes
Dimensions
38×28×30 cm
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