Lot: 61


Nigeria

Female twin figure. Scarification marks on forehead, temples, and cheeks. Wood, with traces of indigo dye on coiffure. Residue of red wood on body, light face (patina from washing), fine old patina.

Hammer Price: 600 €

115B -
03. June 2014 at 1:18 AM

Literature:

Supporting literature: Mareidi and Gert Stoll, collaboration Ulrich Klever, Ibeji-Zwillingsfiguren der Yoruba, Munich 1980; Ulrich Klever, Bruckmann's Handbuch der Afrikanischen Kunst, Munich 1975.