28 January 2010,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 625
Estimate USD 1,000 - USD 1,500
AN EMBROIDERED SILK HANGING
Embroidered with various paired birds and butterflies, all amidst a lush garden setting and framed by a floral border
81 x 69 in., (205.7 x 175.3 cm.)
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This lot is offered without reserve.
Set to be offered at auction for only the second time in its history, the mask is considered a masterpiece of African art
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