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Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
3536B Marlborough
December 14, 2020 12:00 PMCalender
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Ibo Female Standing Figure

 
Auction: American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 3536B Location: Marlborough Date / Time: December 14, 2020 12:00PM

Description:

Ibo Female Standing Figure, the attenuated figure stands straight with hands cupped in a gesture to the front, with sloping shoulders beneath a thick, elongated neck and head with an open mouth below a crested coiffure, block feet with anklets, heavily eroded and encrusted surface, with encrusted and embedded string of beads around the neck, mounted on wood base, ht. 28 in.

Provenance: Private collection, Westport, New York; Willy Okwerekwu, Boston, Massachusetts.
Estimate $1,200-1,800


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Keywords

Willy Okwerekwu