Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
New York, NY, United States
DoneSat, Apr 29, 2017 7:00 PM GMT
African Art for the Home
Carved out in this treasury are masks and figures integral to traditional ceremonies from African tribes. Imbued with stylized detail and tremendous depth of meaning, hand-crafted African pieces enchant collectors worldwide. Among the highlights include an Kuba Raffia Cloth from D.R. Congo, a Senufo Spitfire Ceremonial Mask from the Ivory Coast, and an Old Bete Mask from Ivory Coast. Given their geometric volumes, it is no wonder these African artifacts are widely exhibited alongside modern sculptures. Linking the past and present, form and function, this rare selection is not to be missed.