Lot 30

Statue showing a naked female figure standing on a circular pedestal wearing a necklace with an amulet carved in relief. Her headdress is arranged by a transverse bun in an arc of a circle.
Hardwood, old brown patina.
Bété, Republic of Côte d'Ivoire, late 19th-early 20th century.
54 x 14 x 13.5 cm

Provenance: ex Merton Simpson Gallery, inv. #8504; ex Alain Dufour, Galerie Afrique