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a Rare Northern Nguni/Zulu  Figure

a Rare Northern Nguni/Zulu Figure

South Africa

vers 1880

64,5 cm.

Coll Alan Stone, NY

A very fine Hemba kabeja

A very fine Hemba kabeja

Dem. Rep. of Congo

vers 1880

27 cm.

The janus male/female figure with a deep encrusted patina and flattenend shoulders

Pierre Dartevelle, belgium

Coll Grassi, Tervuren, Belgium

By descent

Ututombo;  l'art d'Afrique noire dans les collections privées belges, 1988; N.232

Grunne (de), Kabeja, La redoutable statuaire des Hemba, 2012, 

A paire of Teke figure

A paire of Teke figure

RDC

44 cm

wood

Provenance : 

Pierre Dartevelle, belgium private collection

 

 A Luba Nekrest

A Luba Nekrest

RDC

Circa 1860

17 cm

Wood

Provenance : American private collection 

A Baule Figure form the Master of sakassou

A Baule Figure form the Master of sakassou

Rep of Ivory Coast

vers 1870

51 cm.

with a rare three sstrad carved beard

colonial collection

An Easter Island figure, Moai Tangata

An Easter Island figure, Moai Tangata

Peru

vers 1870

34,5 cm.

standing, Toromiro wood and eyes inlaid with bone and obsidien

Private english collection

A Tellem statue

A Tellem statue

Mali

XIX ème

21 cm

Wood, exceptional patina

Provenance :

  • Henri et Hélène Kamer collection, Paris, 1960 .
  • Jeff Vanderstraete collection, Lasne .
  • Mr and Mrs Robert Hendrickx collection, Bruxelles avant 1963 .

Expositions : Tervuren, Musée Royal de l'Afrique Centrale, "Art d'Afrique dans les Collections Belges", 29 juin-30 octobre 1963, mentionné au catalogue, n°58 p.11

 

For a video of the piece, look at the link underneath:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_wSzT1emp2Y

A Fon Bocio figure

A Fon Bocio figure

Benin

1900

49,7 cm.

Provenance:

Robert Duperier, Paris

Simone Véliot, Boulogne

A female Bambara Tji-Wara Headdress

A female Bambara Tji-Wara Headdress

Mali

1900

69,8 cm.

Provenance: old Colonial Frnech Colelction

An Ifugao Cup/ Hat

An Ifugao Cup/ Hat

Philippines

XIX ème

17,5 cm

Wood

Provenance :

Spanish private collection