Lwena Staff, Angola
height 25in (63.5cm)
the head carved with a crest incised with a geometric design, the hair delineated by four rows of scalloped design on each side, circular ears, downward sloping almond-shaped eyes, triangular nose above a diminutive mouth and a series of incised lines accentuating the neck; smooth, dark brown patina.
Pierre D'Artevelle, Brussels
Private Collection, California
- Provenance should read: Pierre Dartevelle, Brussels