Lot 27: A fine Lobi head Burkina faso, circa 1910 the vertical post supporting an...
November 30, 2016
Newbury, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: A fine Lobi head Burkina faso, circa 1910 the vertical post supporting an enlarged head, with pointed chin, rectangular mouth and coffee bean eyes; scarifications on the temples and the forehead; all under a crested typical coiffure; dark grey patina, the head 18cm high, total height 48.5cm Provenance: Private Collection, France Purchased from Galerie Flak, Paris, 1999. A copy of the receipt paperwork is available with this item.