A Senufo female figure 35.5cm

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Lot 221
A Senufo female figure
35.5cm

Sold for £ 21,600 (US$ 27,208) inc. premium

Tribal

20 Jul 2005, 11:00 BST

London, New Bond Street

A Senufo female figure
with incised crested coiffure, the lunate shaped eyes emphasised by oblique lines of scarifications, with long slender nose and rounded mouth, carved with pointed pendant breasts, the slender arms with hands resting on her pubic region, she stands on short straightened legs, good reddish brown patina 35.5cm

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    Purchased from the Arcade Gallery, 30th March 1979
    Ex Coray Collection
A Senufo female figure 35.5cm
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