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Beautiful KWESE Mask Congo DRC good provenance African Tribal Art 1765
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CONGO DRC
KWESE MASK
Beautiful mask, in a naturalist style, with its vegetal fiber headdress
This type of mask is not common, however one can see a similar one in the Van Rijn site, a remarkable database for African art (African Heritage Documentation & Research Center NPO (ahdrc . eu))
The Kwese are a people who mainly live in the Democratic Republic of Congo, but also in Angola, in the stylistic zone of Ukwango, like the Pende, the Mbala, the Yaka, the Nkanu, the Zombos, the Holo and the Suku
Good provenance:
Ex Jo de Buck, Brussels
Ex Steven van de Raadt & Kathy van der Pas, Rotterdam
Ex private collection Amsterdam
Ex De Zwaan, Amsterdam, 2019
Ex Jack Nelis
Characteristics:
TYPE OF OBJECT: Mask.
ETHNICAL GROUP: Kwese
ORIGINE: Democratic Republic of Congo.
DRC (ex Belgian Congo, ex Zaïre).
MATERIAL: Wood, vegetal fibers, textile, metal (earring)
DIMENSIONS: About 9 1/2 inches high (wood only)
CONDITION: Medium - bad
Please have a look on the pictures.

Reserve: $700.00

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    Beautiful KWESE Mask Congo DRC good provenance African Tribal Art 1765

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    0066: Beautiful KWESE Mask Congo DRC good provenance African Tribal Art 1765
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    Lot 0066 Details
    Description
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    CONGO DRC
    KWESE MASK
    Beautiful mask, in a naturalist style, with its vegetal fiber headdress
    This type of mask is not common, however one can see a similar one in the Van Rijn site, a remarkable database for African art (African Heritage Documentation & Research Center NPO (ahdrc . eu))
    The Kwese are a people who mainly live in the Democratic Republic of Congo, but also in Angola, in the stylistic zone of Ukwango, like the Pende, the Mbala, the Yaka, the Nkanu, the Zombos, the Holo and the Suku
    Good provenance:
    Ex Jo de Buck, Brussels
    Ex Steven van de Raadt & Kathy van der Pas, Rotterdam
    Ex private collection Amsterdam
    Ex De Zwaan, Amsterdam, 2019
    Ex Jack Nelis
    Characteristics:
    TYPE OF OBJECT: Mask.
    ETHNICAL GROUP: Kwese
    ORIGINE: Democratic Republic of Congo.
    DRC (ex Belgian Congo, ex Zaïre).
    MATERIAL: Wood, vegetal fibers, textile, metal (earring)
    DIMENSIONS: About 9 1/2 inches high (wood only)
    CONDITION: Medium - bad
    Please have a look on the pictures.

    Reserve: $700.00

    Shipping:
  • Domestic: Flat-rate of $35.00 to anywhere within the contiguous U.S.
  • International: Foreign shipping rates are determined by destination. International shipping may be subject to VAT.
  • Combined shipping: Please ask about combined shipping for multiple lots before bidding.
  • Location: This item ships from Belgium

    Your purchase is protected:
    Photos, descriptions, and estimates were prepared with the utmost care by a fully certified expert and appraiser. All items in this sale are guaranteed authentic.

    In the rare event that the item did not conform to the lot description in the sale, Jasper52 specialists are here to help. Buyers may return the item for a full refund provided you notify Jasper52 within 5 days of receiving the item.
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