Monday, March 19, 2012

Tribal Art Auction - Lempertz, March 31

Lempertz of Cologne will present a sale of fine tribal art in Brussels on March 31. Among the lots will be an admirable selection of beautiful works from Oceania and West and Central Africa, the highlight of which comes in the form of a New Ireland uli figure once owned by the German artist Otto Dix.

Uli figure  -  New Ireland
Caryatid stool  - Luba, DR Congo
Ancestor skull  -  Asmat, Papua New Guinea
Mask  -  Vuvi, Gabon
Ivory figurine  -  Lega, DR Congo
Zoomorphic bowl  -  Fiji              

Information and images courtesy of Lempertz

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