Superb African Wood Carved Mumuye Figure

13680. Superb African Wood Carved Mumuye Figure

Nigeria, 19th to 20th Century AD

Wood carved figure stands on short angular legs, he has long arms, bent at elbows, a thin stomach with rounded navel, tubular neck and diminutive head.
Size 35 inches H. + custom mount.

Provenance Sotheby's, New York, Important Tribal Art, May 5th 1997, Lot 232; Ex New York Collection, acq Fernandez Leventhal Gallery

$8,500


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