Chihongo danseres standbeeld - Chokwe - Angola

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Chihongo danseres standbeeld - Chokwe - Angola
1e helft 20e eeuw - Vintage - gebruikt met zichtbare tekenen van slijtage

Height: 29 cm
Dating: 1940s.

Provenance: H. M. Collection, Brussels, administrator. More information available upon request of the buyer.

The Mukishi wa Cihongo is the Mukishi dress worn with a big belt around the waist, with a fringe of herbs hanging on it.
According to Marie Louise Bastin, the dress with the Cihongo mask was formerly worn by the son of the chief and represented the spirit of wealth. We can recognise it by its prognathous chin.
Marvellous wooden figurine. With scarifications under the eyes.


Shipment within 24 working hours.
Track and trace included.
With acknowledgment of receipt.
Quality packaging.

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.

Kavelgegevens
Object
Chihongo danseres standbeeld
Regio / land
Angola
Materiaal
Chokwe
Periode
1e helft 20e eeuw
Staat
Vintage - gebruikt met zichtbare tekenen van slijtage
Verkocht met standaard
Nee
Afmetingen
29×0×0 cm
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