Lot 277
West African Figural Sculpture
Lot Details & Additional Photographs
Likely early 20th century, carved wood, depicting a standing female, possibly an ancestral figure, collection inventory number painted on right heel; the work professionally mounted to a black wooden base.

19-3/4 height without base

Ex Dan Hines Collection

Ex Dan Hines Collection, acquired 40 years ago, and exhibited in Chicago.

Naturally oxidized surfaces; 10-1/2 in. diagonal crack running from the neck to the figure's right leg; intact.