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Baga, Guinea, Ebonized Wood Nimba Dancer Figure

Lot 0148 Details

Description
Artist: Baga Peoples , Guinea
Title: Nimba Dancer Figure
Date: prior to 1949
Medium: carved and ebonized wood
Dimensions: 25 inches tall
Description: a beautifully carved wooden head
Provenance: Kindred McLeary, (American Texas 1901-1949); Gifted to his colleague at Carnegie Mellon University, Samuel Rosenberg (American 1896-1972) an early adopter of Modernist own as an architect; however, his skills extended to teaching fine art as well as paint
Condition
in good condition with some cracking all seems stable
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Baga, Guinea, Ebonized Wood Nimba Dancer Figure

Estimate $250 - $500
Dec 14, 2013
Starting Price $125
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0148: Baga, Guinea, Ebonized Wood Nimba Dancer Figure

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Est. $250 - $500Starting Price $125
12/14/13 Art, Antiques, Mod Design &Ceramics
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Lot 0148 Details

Description
...
Artist: Baga Peoples , Guinea
Title: Nimba Dancer Figure
Date: prior to 1949
Medium: carved and ebonized wood
Dimensions: 25 inches tall
Description: a beautifully carved wooden head
Provenance: Kindred McLeary, (American Texas 1901-1949); Gifted to his colleague at Carnegie Mellon University, Samuel Rosenberg (American 1896-1972) an early adopter of Modernist own as an architect; however, his skills extended to teaching fine art as well as paint
Condition
...
in good condition with some cracking all seems stable

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