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

$3,500$2,800
Auction: American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 3536B Location: Marlborough Date / Time: December 14, 2020 12:00PM

Description:

Standing Mumuye Figure, Nigeria, thick angular legs below an elongated torso with two protruding belly buttons, long cutout arms at sides with long-fingered hands, with sloping shoulders below the long neck, with incised scarification lines, the simply defined face below a thick crested coiffure, on metal base, ht. 32 1/4 in.

Provenance: Galerie Jean-Baptiste Bacquart, Paris, France.
Estimate $1,500-2,500


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Keywords

Galerie Jean-Baptiste Bacquart, Paris, France, Nigeria