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African & Oceanic Art / Luluwa Male Power Figure, Democratic Republic of the Congo

Property from the Martin and Roberta Lerner Collection
Lot 47
Luluwa Male Power Figure, Democratic Republic of the Congo
27 April 2022, 10:00 EDT
New York

US$10,000 - US$15,000

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Luluwa Male Power Figure, Democratic Republic of the Congo

mbulenga
Wood with shiny dark brown patina
Height 7 1/8in (18cm)

Provenance
Karel Timmermans Collection, Tervuren
Pierre Dartevelle, Brussels
Marc Leo Felix, Brussels (Inv. no FX94108 under right foot)
Margaret Herz Demant Collection, Detroit, acquired from the above on 20 July 1994
Reynold Kerr, New York
Martin Lerner Collection, New York, acquired from the above in October 1997

Published
L'Impasse Saint Jacques (adv.), "Arts d'Afrique Noire," No. 90, Summer 1994, p. 21;
Petridis, Constantine, Luluwa, Fonds Mercator, Brussels, 2018, p. 103, fig. 84

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