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    Sale 2257

    African and Oceanic Art: The Robert and Jean Shoenberg Collection

    14 November 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 53

    A FINE LULUA FIGURE

    DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF THE CONGO

    Price Realised  

    A FINE LULUA FIGURE
    Democratic Republic of the Congo
    Standing with the arms in relief and the hands each side of the prominent navel, the face with pierced circular mouth and arced scarification to cheeks and temples, pierced through the ears, cylindrical projection at the top of the incised coiffure, scarified long neck, dark glossy patina.
    6¼ in. (16 cm.) high


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