Nayarit Seated Male Figure, Itlán del Río Style,<br>Protoclassic, ca. 100 B.C.-A.D. 250
Lot 143
Nayarit Seated Male Figure,
Protoclassic, ca. 100 B.C.-A.D. 250
Sold for US$ 23,750 inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
Nayarit Seated Male Figure,
Protoclassic, ca. 100 B.C.-A.D. 250
Height 17 3/4in (45cm)
in a trance-like state, holding a staff or club in his right arm and small cup in the left, wearing a triangular nose ring, earrings, armbands and shoulder tattoos; painted overall in reddish brown with cream and black highlights with manganese oxide deposits throughout.

Provenance:
Private Collection, Texas, mid-1960's
Private Collection, Alabama
Anthropos Gallery, California
Private Collection, California
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  1. Fredric Backlar
    Specialist - African, Oceanic and Pre-Columbian Art
    Bonhams
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