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    Sale 1790

    Property From The Estate Of Robin Roberts

    18 December 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 533

    A GUERE MASK

    LIBERIA

    Price Realised  

    A GUERE MASK
    Liberia
    The rounded projecting eyes with horizontal slits, the open mouth with protruding tongue and inset metal teeth, extensive inset metal tacks about the face, fur bordering the face, fiber cloth and fur coiffure with eight attached cartridge shells.
    17¼ in. (43.8 cm.) high, 12 in. (30.5 cm.) wide


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    Literature

    J. Spectre and G. Bradfield, Point of View: Design by Jay Spectre, New York, 1991, p. 48.