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African Tribal Art
Friday, 25 June 2021

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Weibliche Lobi-Figur

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Weibliche Lobi-Figur

Höhe ohne Präsentationssockel: 65 cm.
Périgban, zwischen Gaoua und Kampti, Burkina Faso.

Catalogue price€ 18.000 - 24.000 Catalogue price € 18.000 - 24.000  $ 21,600 - 28,800
£ 16,200 - 21,600
元 138,780 - 185,040
₽ 1,625,220 - 2,166,960

 

Sehr große raumgreifende Lobi-Figur mit angelegten Armen, expressiv gestalteten Händen, rechteckigen Lippen und gebeugten Knien, die für diesen Schnitzer, für den sonst fast nur kleine Skulpturen verbürgt sind, signifikant sind. Auf hölzernem Präsentationssockel.

Provenienz:
Privatsammlung, Deutschland.

Literatur:
Vgl. Giovanni Franco Scanzi, Lobi Traditional Art, Bergamo 1993, S. 234. Dort eine kleinere Lobi-Figur von nur 18 cm Höhe. (12700213) (13)


Female Lobi figure

Height without presentation base: 65 cm.
Périgban, between Gaoua and Kampti, Burkina Faso.

Provenance:
German private collection.

Literature:
Compare G. F. Scanzi, Lobi Traditional Art, p. 234 with depiction of a small Lobi figure, just 18 cm tall.

This object has been individually compared to the information in the Art Loss Register data bank and is not registered there as stolen or missing.

 

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