A Songe ivory figure
Lot 1394Y
A Songe ivory figure
Sold for US$ 5,581 inc. premium
Lot Details
African, Southeast Asian, Oceanic and Latin American Property from Palm Springs Art Museum, sold to benefit the Acquisitions Fund
A Songe ivory figure
Zaire, the blocky feet serving as a base, on short stout legs, arms cut away from the body with hands to the protruding abdomen, the face marked by sharply tapering jawline, neat beard, slit oval eyes and open mouth, the head cut flat and notched about the perimeter.
height 7 1/2in
See illustration

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  • Provenance:
    ex-Admiral and Mrs. French Moore collection.
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