Songye/Luba, DRC/former Zaire
First half of the 20th century.
Wood and pigments.
Height: 38 cm; Width: 20 cm; Depth: 20 cm.
Sold with a stand.
Very expressive mask which squared mouth is in strong relief. The nasal ridge is triangular and extends until the forehead into a black ridge.
The eyelids which are incised in the middle are in the form of coffee beans. These are also painted in black, unlike the rest of the face: the cheeks, temples and forehead present horizontal striations.
- Prima metà XX secolo
- Repubblica Democratica del Congo
- Buone condizioni
- 38×20×20 cm
- Nome dell’oggetto indigeno
- Venduto con supporto