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Cute LUBA Female Figure Statue Congo Lukuga DRC African Tribal Art 1324

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Cute LUBA Female Figure Statue Congo Lukuga DRC African Tribal Art 1324
Item Details
Description
CONGO DRC
Cute LUBA female cultual figure
Cute statue with a ringed neck
Probably from a Lukuga area workshop
As often, in Luba art, a piece that exudes great serenity
The Luba are a great people in eastern DRC.
Their caryatid seats, their cup holders, chiefs' sticks, arrow holders, adzes and ancestral statues are very famous and among the most valued objects in African Art.
Characteristics:
TYPE OF OBJECT: Statue, figure
ETHNICAL GROUP: Luba Baluba
ORIGINE: Congo Drc
MATERIAL: Wood
DIMENSIONS: About 10 1/4 inches high
About 12 inches with the base
CONDITION: Medium
(see photos)
Please have a look on the pictures
Bibliography
- LUBA, aux sources du Zaire, François NEYT, Editions du Musee Dapper, 1993.
- LUBA, Visions d'Afrique, Editions 5 Continents, Mary Nooter Roberts et Allen F. Roberts, 2006
- MEMORY, Luba Art and the Making of History, Mary Nooter Roberts, 1996
- Art et Pouvoir dans la savane d'Afrique Centrale, Constantin Petridis, Fonds Mercator, Cleveland Museum of Art, 2008
- Fleuve Congo, François NEYT, Musee du Quai Branly, Fonds Mercator, 2010

Reserve: $400.00

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    Lot 0018 Details

    Description
    ...
    CONGO DRC
    Cute LUBA female cultual figure
    Cute statue with a ringed neck
    Probably from a Lukuga area workshop
    As often, in Luba art, a piece that exudes great serenity
    The Luba are a great people in eastern DRC.
    Their caryatid seats, their cup holders, chiefs' sticks, arrow holders, adzes and ancestral statues are very famous and among the most valued objects in African Art.
    Characteristics:
    TYPE OF OBJECT: Statue, figure
    ETHNICAL GROUP: Luba Baluba
    ORIGINE: Congo Drc
    MATERIAL: Wood
    DIMENSIONS: About 10 1/4 inches high
    About 12 inches with the base
    CONDITION: Medium
    (see photos)
    Please have a look on the pictures
    Bibliography
    - LUBA, aux sources du Zaire, François NEYT, Editions du Musee Dapper, 1993.
    - LUBA, Visions d'Afrique, Editions 5 Continents, Mary Nooter Roberts et Allen F. Roberts, 2006
    - MEMORY, Luba Art and the Making of History, Mary Nooter Roberts, 1996
    - Art et Pouvoir dans la savane d'Afrique Centrale, Constantin Petridis, Fonds Mercator, Cleveland Museum of Art, 2008
    - Fleuve Congo, François NEYT, Musee du Quai Branly, Fonds Mercator, 2010

    Reserve: $400.00

    Shipping:
  • Domestic: Flat-rate of $35.00 to anywhere within the contiguous U.S.
  • International: Foreign shipping rates are determined by destination. International shipping may be subject to VAT.
  • Combined shipping: Please ask about combined shipping for multiple lots before bidding.
  • Location: This item ships from Belgium

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    Photos, descriptions, and estimates were prepared with the utmost care by a fully certified expert and appraiser. All items in this sale are guaranteed authentic.

    In the rare event that the item did not conform to the lot description in the sale, Jasper52 specialists are here to help. Buyers may return the item for a full refund provided you notify Jasper52 within 5 days of receiving the item.
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