Statue(s) - Wood - Bakongo - Congo DRC

Description
Statue(s) - Wood - Bakongo - Congo DRC
2nd half 20th century - Good

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.

Lot details
Object
Statue(s)
Ethnic group/ culture
Bakongo
Region/ country
Congo DRC
Material
Wood
Period
2nd half 20th century
Condition
Good
Sold with stand
No
Dimensions
12×5×5 cm
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