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    Sale 5537

    Art Africain et Océanien

    4 December 2008, Paris

  • Lot 114

    MASQUE KACHINA HOPI

    DÉBUT DU XXE SIÈCLE, ARIZONA

    Price Realised  

    MASQUE KACHINA HOPI
    Début du XXe siècle, Arizona
    Wakas (vache), surmonté d'une paire de cornes et peint de pigments orange, vert, blanc et noir.
    Hauteur: 27.5 cm. (11 in.)


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    Colton, H.S., Hopi Kachina Dolls, Albuquerque, 1975, p.42, fig.94, Fewkes, J., Hopi Katcinas, Washington, 1903, pl.XLIX, p.163, Wright, B., Hopi Kachinas, Flagstaff, 1977, pl.21, fig.B, Wright, B., Kachinas: a Hopi artist's documentary, Flagstaff, 1973, p.167 pour des masques similaires.
    Les masques Kachina "vaches" furent introduits en 1905, celui-ci fait partit des quelques masques intacts de la période la plus ancienne.

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    Exhibited

    The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City, Missouri, USA de 1994 à 2005.


    Post Lot Text

    KACHINA MASK, HOPI