11-09-2019 11-09-2019
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
3316B Boston
November 9, 2019 10:00 AMCalender

Senufo Mother and Child

Auction: American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 3316B Location: Boston Date / Time: November 09, 2019 10:00AM


Senufo Mother and Child, seated on a four legged circular stood, the mother holding the small block-like infant to her flattened pointed breasts, her triangular head with grooved mouth and eyes and tri-pointed coiffure surmounted by a bird-like headdress, dark brown patina, on a metal base, ht. 21 1/4 in.

Provenance: Private collection, Massachusetts; Arthur Rothenberg Collection, New York City, New York; Julius Carlebach, 1948.
The property of Eric Rothenberg
Estimate $6,000-8,000

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Julius Carlebach, Arthur Rothenberg, Eric Rothenberg, New York City