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    Sale 2257

    African and Oceanic Art: The Robert and Jean Shoenberg Collection

    14 November 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 33

    AN URHOBO POTTERY MASK

    NIGERIA

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    AN URHOBO POTTERY MASK
    Nigeria
    The oval face with the features in high relief, the eyes and mouth painted black and white, vertical black ridges in relief to the forehead, pierced twice at the top, painted reddish brown, black and white.
    7½ in. (19 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Julius Carlebach, New York, 1964