Punu Mask, Gabon
Lot 296
Punu Mask, Gabon
Sold for US$ 5,250 inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
Punu Mask, Gabon
height 11 1/2in (29.2cm)
carved from the center of the tree in deeply hollowed form with a tripartite coiffure crowning the serene face with delicately arched eyebrows above pierced, slit eyes, a broad nose and full lips, raised scarification on the temples and forehead; light-brown pigment overall with accents in dark brown and red.

Provenance:
J.J. Klejman, New York, 1974
Private Collection, New York
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  1. Fredric Backlar
    Specialist - African, Oceanic and Pre-Columbian Art
    Bonhams
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    Los Angeles, 90046
    United States
    Work +1 323 436 5416
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