A Songye figure

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Lot 2237
A fine Songye figure
height 10 1/2in

US$ 7,500 - 8,500
£ 5,600 - 6,400
A fine Songye figure
Democratic Republic of Congo, the fine boldly carved figure, with a deep brown lustrous surface. Standing on an integral base with enlarged feet, the figure with hands to abdomen and finely rendered facial features with large eyes; an inverted horn rising from the top of the head.
height 10 1/2in

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    Lucien Van de Velde

    This figure probably originates from the western Songye.
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