Piece purchased in an antique shop.
Finely carved piece.
The hairdo is pulled backwards and carved to represent the hair. We can also note cheloid scarifications on the face.
The figure is feminine, the hands are placed on the belly, this is very likely a pregnant woman.
Cf. Trésors d'Afrique, Musée de Tervuren, 1995.
Cf. Fleuve Congo, F. Neyt, 2010.
Shipment within 24 working hours.
Track & trace included.
With acknowledgement of receipt.
Tags: mask, figurine, sculpture, figure, statuette, wood, art, France, Belgium, the Netherlands, USA, Dogon, contemporary, first, primitive, tribal, African, antiquity, artwork, gallery, Picasso, Giacometti, art gallery, African art, cubism.
- Mipasi ancestor figure
- Region/ country
- Congo DRC
- Mid 20th century
- Vintage - used with visible signs of wear
- Sold with stand
- 28×0×0 cm