Ancestor figure, byeri

Fang people

Wood with black oozing patina, metal 58 x 18 x 16 cm (22.8 x 7 x 6.3 in.) Equatorial Guinea - 1890
Provenance
Collected in situ before 1930; Jaume Arnal collection, Barcelona, 1960’s; Private collection, USA
Exhibited
New York, Studio Museum in Harlem, 'Mothers, Fathers, and Legendary Ancestors: Selections of Classical African Sculpture, May 1st – October 1st, 1995

EXHIBITOR

Galerie Bernard Dulon

"Ethnographic Art (including African, Oceanic, Pre-Columbian and Native American, no period constraints)"

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