Caryatide Stool - Wood - Hemba - DR Congo

Description
Caryatide Stool - Wood - Hemba - DR Congo
Interbellum - Vintage - used with visible signs of wear

A wooden Caryatide stool of the Hemba people of the DRC. The stool is in overal good condition considering its age. Dated to the Interbellum.


This item comes with a signed and stamped certificate confirming its authenticity. All our lots are appraised and checked by Jos Humblet. Mr. Humblet (°1954, Brussels) graduated in 1978 as Master of Art at St. Lukas in Brussels. From 1978 until 1993 he worked at the Royal Museum of Fine Arts in Brussels, where he specialised in formal analysis of works of art. Mr. Humblet started collecting tribal art in 1980 and became a dealer in 1995, specialising in art from Kongo, Nigeria, Cameroon and Chad.

This lot will be packed with the utmost care and shipped with DHL Express.

Lot details
Object
Caryatide Stool
Ethnic group/ culture
Hemba
Region/ country
DR Congo
Material
Wood
Period
Interbellum
Condition
Vintage - used with visible signs of wear
Sold with stand
Yes
Dimensions
33×23×21 cm
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