Surrealist woman statue - Luba - Congo DRC

Description
Surrealist woman statue - Luba - Congo DRC
1st half 20th century - Vintage - used with visible signs of wear

Surrealist Figurine of a Woman - Luba - D.R Congo
Provenance: private collection, Belgium.
Dimensions: 42 x 12 cm.
Material: wood.

Women are a central theme within Luba statuary. We can note this on this remarkable piece which style remains unprecedented to this day. The head is effectively turned at the backside of the piece, like the arms, conferring a quite surrealistic result to it.
The piece will delight amateurs of atypical, original and uncommon objects.
Discreet repairs are possible.
Please note the details of the scarifications and the hairdo. Wonderful patina,

Express and secure shipment.

Tags: mask, figurine, sculpture, figure, statuette, wood, art, contemporary, first, primitive, tribal, African, antiquity, artwork, gallery, Picasso, Giacometti, art gallery, African art, cubism.

Lot details
Object
Surrealist woman statue
Region/ country
Congo DRC
Material
Luba
Period
1st half 20th century
Condition
Vintage - used with visible signs of wear
Sold with stand
No
Dimensions
42×12×0 cm
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