Lot 171
  • 171

Songye Male Power Figure, Democratic Republic of the Congo

Estimate
6,000 - 9,000 USD
Sold
11,250 USD
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Description

  • wood

Provenance

Pierre Dartevelle, Brussels
Pace Primitive, New York, acquired from the above in 1981
Martin Lerner, New York, acquired from the above in July 1982

Exhibited

The Bruce Museum, Greenwich, Three African Traditions: the Art of the Dogon, Fang and Songye, January 31 - April 18, 1999; additional venue:
The Museum for African Art, New York, April 30 - August 15, 1999

Literature

Allen Wardwell, Three African Traditions: the Art of the Dogon, Fang and Songye, Greenwich, 1999,  p. 36, cat. 57
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