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$100
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Lot 0014 Details

Description
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Figur
Lobi, Burkina Faso
H 29 cm.

Provenienz:
- Emil Storrer, Hallau.
- Nachlass Albert Boesiger, Zuerich.

bateba-Schreinfiguren der Lobi vereinten menschenaehnliches Aussehen mit uebermenschlichen Qualitaeten. Sie schuetzten ihre Besitzer vor unzugaenglichen Bereichen wie boesen Gedanken und Hexerei.

Weiterfuehrende Literatur:
Scanzi, Giovanni Franco (1993). L`art traditionnel Lobi. Milano: Ed. Milanos.

CHF 200 / 400
EUR 188 / 376
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Lobi "bateba" Figure / Tribal Art

Estimate CHF 200 - CHF 400Dec 02, 2017
Starting Price CHF 100
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