Lot 132: A fine and important Dan face mask--Ex. Galerie Le Corneur Roudillon

A fine and important Dan face mask, Mano/Kono; Liberia/Ivory Coast

Gagon mask, Of classical form, The figure with high sagittal crest coif. And pointed beard, the neck long and torso attenuated, the arms deficient; the legs carved crudely with a fiber loin cloth and beads about the neck and waist. Fine old encrusted patina. H. 9 3/4"

This lot is accompanied by an authentification study prepared by Dr. Arthur P. Bourgeois as well as the original receipt for the mask.

Property from the estate of Rudolph de Harak

Galerie Le Corneur Roudillon, Paris; 1966. (With original photo certificate)
Ex. Rudolph de Harak, ME

Estimate: $7,000 - $9,000

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