21
21
DAN BEAKED MASK, IVORY COAST
Estimate
30,00050,000
LOT SOLD. 92,500 USD
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21
DAN BEAKED MASK, IVORY COAST
Estimate
30,00050,000
LOT SOLD. 92,500 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

The Robert Rubin Collection of African Art

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New York

DAN BEAKED MASK, IVORY COAST

Provenance

René Rasmussen, Paris
Loudmer-Poulain, Paris, Succession Rasmussen, Hotel Drouot, Sale 1, December 14, 1979, lot 20
Brian Leyden, New York, acquired at the above auction
Robert Rubin, New York, acquired from the above on December 10, 1984

Exhibited

Museum of African Art, New York, Animals in African Art, March 31 - December 31, 1995; additional venues:
Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts, Montgomery, 1996
Joslyn Art Museum, Omaha, 1996
Mint Museum of Art, Charlotte, 1996 - 1997
Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas, February 4 - April 27, 1997
Museum for African Art, New York, Facing the Mask, September 19, 2002 - March 2, 2003

Literature

Raymonde Wilhelem, Le guidargus de l'art primitif. 1965-1985. 20 ans d'art primitif en ventes publiques, Paris, 1985, p. 151
Warren M. Robbins and Nancy I. Nooter, African Art in American Collections, New York, 1989, p. 157, fig. 291
John McKesson, "La Collection de Robert Rubin", Arts d'Afrique Noire, no. 71, Autumn 1989, p. 12
Allen F. Roberts, Animals in African Art, From the Familiar to the Marvelous, New York, 1995, p. 162, cat. 108
Frank Herreman, Facing the Mask, New York, 2002, p. 64, cat. 72

The Robert Rubin Collection of African Art

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New York