16 February 2006
To be sold to benefit the Studio Museum in Harlem.
This lot is offered without a reserve
A YORUBA MASK,
for the Gelede masquerade, the coiffure as incised raised lateral bands, ochre pigment about the face with white and black painted embellishments
7in. (18cm.) high overall, 11½in. (29m.) depth of base
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This lot is offered without reserve.
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