Height: 30 cm
Provenance: family collection, Belgium.
By inheritance, collected in 1940.
Statuette of a Kongo dignitary. A figure, a chief, is sitting on the base, the other one is holding an authority staff. We can note the colonial influence on the piece, especially regarding the clothing.
Well-elaborate hairdo. The base is also decorated with low-reliefs.
On the attached picture: Kongo-Solongo chiefs and a Kongo chief, sitting, holding their authority staffs. They are wearing a colonial outfit, like the figure depicted here.
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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.
- Regio / land
- Democratische Republike Congo
- 1e helft 20e eeuw
- Vintage - gebruikt met zichtbare tekenen van slijtage
- Verkocht met standaard
- 30×0×0 cm