An African Dogon Wood Tellem Figure, From Mail
Of abstract phallic form, the stylized figure rises from a rounded base, legs bent at the knees, hands resting on stomach, with elongated torso, slender arms, jutting buttocks, bulging chest and shoulders, and no facial detailing. 12-1/4”H, complete with block wood base.
Provenance: Ex European Collection
This lot will be sold not subject to a reserve. The starting price is the price at which the item can sell.
Encrusted, grayish-brown patina; the figure is in good shape with age splits and minor losses throughout.