Kongo statuette from the Democratic Republic of Congo. The Kongos are also famous for their small sculptures, just like their Bembe neighbours.
The character is sitting in the position of Rodin's thinker, with the hands supporting his head.
Light-weighted wood with a honey-colour patina. Black polychromy.
- Ethnic group/ culture
- Region/ country
- Congo DRC
- 2nd half 20th century
- Sold with stand
- 12×5×5 cm