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    Sale 1790

    Property From The Estate Of Robin Roberts

    18 December 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 522

    A YORUBA STOOL

    DAHOMEY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A YORUBA STOOL
    Dahomey
    The kneeling caryatid support with serpent about her neck, her upraised arms supporting the edge of the circular seat, a chicken on one side and a diminutive standing male figure on the other, elaborate painted ornament in various colors
    19¼ in. (49 cm.) high, 10¼ in. (26 cm.) diameter


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    Literature

    J. Spectre and G. Bradfield, Point of View: Design by Jay Spectre, New York, 1991, p. 46.