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African & Oceanic Art / Chokwe Figural Comb, Angola

Property from the Martin and Roberta Lerner Collection
Lot 41
Chokwe Figural Comb, Angola
27 April 2022, 10:00 EDT
New York

US$4,000 - US$6,000

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Chokwe Figural Comb, Angola

cisakulo
Wood
Height 6 3/4in (17cm)

Provenance
Charles Ratton, Paris
Guy Ladriére, Paris
Alain de Monbrison, Paris
Martin Lerner Collection, New York, acquired from the above in April 1999

For a comb with the similar rare iconography of two figures working together, see The Royal Museum for Central Africa, Tervuren, Belgium, Inv. no. EO.1949.28.34, donated by François G. Overlaet

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