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African Carved Wood Male Figure

Auction:
2376
Lot:
78
Sold for:
$18,800

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Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 2376
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 23, 2007 10:00AM

Description:

African Carved Wood Male Figure, Hemba, the long torso with hands to his sides, the large head with delicate features, narrow beard, and cross-shaped coiffure, partial encrusted patina, (severe insect damage to back), ht. 28 in.

Provenance: Sold to benefit the Brooklyn Museum.
Estimate $2,500-3,500

Keywords

large head , large head, Brooklyn Museum, Axe, Logging

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