Lobi Male Figure, Mali height 25 1/4in (64.2cm)
Lot 104
Lobi Male Figure, Mali height 25 1/4in (64.2cm)
Sold for US$ 12,500 inc. premium
Auction Details
Lobi Male Figure, Mali height 25 1/4in (64.2cm) Lobi Male Figure, Mali height 25 1/4in (64.2cm) Lobi Male Figure, Mali height 25 1/4in (64.2cm)
Lot Details
Lobi Male Figure, Mali
bateba
Wood, pigments
height 25 1/4in (64.2cm)

Provenance:
Alfred L. Scheinberg, New York
Private Collection, New York, acquired from the above in 1984

Proportionally well carved with an essence of movement, the figure stands with slightly bent knees, counter-balanced by the curvature of the torso and accented by the figure's stoic and serene face; fine light brown patina with ancient encrustations.
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  1. Fredric Backlar
    Specialist - African, Oceanic and Pre-Columbian Art
    Bonhams
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