05-15-2010 05-15-2010
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2506 Boston
May 15, 2010 10:00AMCalender

African Carved Wood Female Figure

Auction: American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 2506 Location: Boston Date / Time: May 15, 2010 10:00AM


African Carved Wood Female Figure, Songye, standing with bent knees, hands to the abdomen, relief carved keloid marks, the stylized face with single diagonal incised mark on one cheek, honey color patina, pyro-blackened detail, (insect damage to back of head), ht. 15 in.
Estimate $4,000-6,000


Insect, Knee, Songye