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    Sale 2257

    African and Oceanic Art: The Robert and Jean Shoenberg Collection

    14 November 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 24

    A BAULE MASK

    IVORY COAST

    Price Realised  

    A BAULE MASK
    Ivory Coast
    Pierced slits to the base of the domed eyes, hatched brows with brass tacks to top of nose and temples, keloids to the lower cheeks, the coiffure as an incised lateral ridge, dark glossy patina.
    10¾ in. (27.5 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Lemaire Gallery, Amsterdam, 1965