Sikasingo Male Figure, Democratic Republic of the Congo
Lot 231
Sikasingo Male Figure, Democratic Republic of the Congo
Sold for US$ 37,500 inc. premium
Auction Details
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Lot Details
Sikasingo Male Figure, Democratic Republic of the Congo
height 11 1/2in (29cm)
Wood, palm oil

Provenance:
Sotheby's, London, March 1983, lot 155
Private Collection, England

An aesthetically balanced work with the geometric angles of the arms reflecting with the angles in the head, neck and chest. The legs now missing from insect damage which does not deter from its overall aura of serenity and gentility; fine dark-brown sticky patina.
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