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Statue de reine - Baoule - Côte d'Ivoire
A Bamana Gwandiki sculpture - the male pendant of the more well known Gwandusu Figures.
Africa | Ritual beaded Doll from the Ovambo or Mwila of Angola | ca. 1970
Fang maskWood, kaolin and pigment prior to 1952 - Ever since they were "discovered" by modern artists in the first decades of the 20th century, Fang masks have most often been seen, in private collections and museums alike, in their most classic and characteristic form: that of the masks of the ngil, so, ngontang and ekeket initiatory societies. This rare and ancient specimen throws a remarkably nuanced light on the commonly accepted typology applied to this iconic corpus. Among...