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PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF KIRK AND ANNE DOUGLAS, LOS ANGELES

A Pair of Mangbetu Figures, Democratic Republic of the Congo
Estimate
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LOT SOLD. 19,200 USD
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134

PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF KIRK AND ANNE DOUGLAS, LOS ANGELES

A Pair of Mangbetu Figures, Democratic Republic of the Congo
Estimate
20,00030,000
LOT SOLD. 19,200 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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A Pair of Mangbetu Figures, Democratic Republic of the Congo
standing on rounded feet, the female and male figures of naturalistic features, with muscular legs, round shoulders, the hands resting on the abdomen, the round face with typical hairstyle and delicate features; dark brown glossy patina.
heights: female 14 3/4 in. 37.5 cm; male 15 in. 38.1 cm
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Catalogue Note

For a closely related male figure in similar naturalistic style from the collection of the Linden-Museum, Stuttgart, see Bastin (1984: 376, fig. 406).

African, Oceanic and Pre-Columbian Art

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