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    Sale 5568

    Art Africain et Océanien

    16 June 2009, Paris

  • Lot 108

    BEAU MASQUE DE DEFORMATION PENDE

    RÉPUBLIQUE DÉMOCRATIQUE DU CONGO

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    BEAU MASQUE DE DEFORMATION PENDE
    République Démocratique du Congo
    Le visage peint en noir et blanc à la bouche et aux yeux percés.
    Hauteur: 36 cm. (14 in.)


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    Provenance

    Pierre Langlois, Paris
    Merton Simpson, New York
    Phillip Sanfield, Michigan
    Donald Morris Gallery, Michigan


    Literature

    Robbins W.M. et Nooter N.I., African Art in American Collections, Washington D.C., 1989, p.401, n.1020.
    Quarcoopome, N.O., African Form and Imagery, Detroit, 1996, p.69, n.40.
    McKesson, J., Arts d'Afrique Noire, n.102, 1997, p.56.
    Herreman, F., To Cure and Protect, 1997 et 1999 p.20, n.10.
    Kan, M., Tribal Art, Novembre 1996, p.51.
    Kan, M., Masterworks of African Art, The Congo Basin, University of Michigan Museum of Art, 2003.
    Kan, M., Insight, University of Michigan Museum of Art, janvier-février 2004.


    Exhibited

    African Art, Donald Morris Gallery, Birmingham, 1985.
    African Form and Imagery: Detroit Collects, Detroit, Conservateur Michael Kan, juin 1996-janvier 1997. To Cure and Protect: Sickness and Health in African Art, University of Michigan Museum of Art, Ann Harbor et Museum for African Art, New York, 7 février-31 août 1997.
    Masterworks of African Art: The Congo Basin, Conservateur Michael Kan, septembre 2003-mai 2004.


    Post Lot Text

    FINE PENDE DEFORMATION MASK