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Auction 091A
  • 2010-09-21
  • 13:00
  • Munich

African Tribal Art


Post auction sale until
21.10.2010

Karyatidenhocker

Karyatidenhocker

Artist:
Luba / Hemba
Manufacturer:
Kongo
Estimate:
15000 - 18000 €
 
Unsold object
Lot:
091A 118

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Bild 1 zu Objekt <br />Karyatidenhocker<br /><span class="helv11u">Auktion: 091A - M Kat.Nr.: A118</span><br />Manufacturer: Kongo<br />Artist: Luba / Hemba<br />Number of Parts: <b>1<br />Estimate: <b>18000</b> &euro;<br /><b>Unsold object</b><br />City: München<br />Date: 21.09.2010<br />© 2015 QUITTENBAUM Kunstauktionen GmbH Bild 2 zu Objekt <br />Karyatidenhocker<br /><span class="helv11u">Auktion: 091A - M Kat.Nr.: A118</span><br />Manufacturer: Kongo<br />Artist: Luba / Hemba<br />Number of Parts: <b>1<br />Estimate: <b>18000</b> &euro;<br /><b>Unsold object</b><br />City: München<br />Date: 21.09.2010<br />© 2015 QUITTENBAUM Kunstauktionen GmbH Bild 3 zu Objekt <br />Karyatidenhocker<br /><span class="helv11u">Auktion: 091A - M Kat.Nr.: A118</span><br />Manufacturer: Kongo<br />Artist: Luba / Hemba<br />Number of Parts: <b>1<br />Estimate: <b>18000</b> &euro;<br /><b>Unsold object</b><br />City: München<br />Date: 21.09.2010<br />© 2015 QUITTENBAUM Kunstauktionen GmbH Bild 4 zu Objekt <br />Karyatidenhocker<br /><span class="helv11u">Auktion: 091A - M Kat.Nr.: A118</span><br />Manufacturer: Kongo<br />Artist: Luba / Hemba<br />Number of Parts: <b>1<br />Estimate: <b>18000</b> &euro;<br /><b>Unsold object</b><br />City: München<br />Date: 21.09.2010<br />© 2015 QUITTENBAUM Kunstauktionen GmbH Bild 5 zu Objekt <br />Karyatidenhocker<br /><span class="helv11u">Auktion: 091A - M Kat.Nr.: A118</span><br />Manufacturer: Kongo<br />Artist: Luba / Hemba<br />Number of Parts: <b>1<br />Estimate: <b>18000</b> &euro;<br /><b>Unsold object</b><br />City: München<br />Date: 21.09.2010<br />© 2015 QUITTENBAUM Kunstauktionen GmbH Bild 6 zu Objekt <br />Karyatidenhocker<br /><span class="helv11u">Auktion: 091A - M Kat.Nr.: A118</span><br />Manufacturer: Kongo<br />Artist: Luba / Hemba<br />Number of Parts: <b>1<br />Estimate: <b>18000</b> &euro;<br /><b>Unsold object</b><br />City: München<br />Date: 21.09.2010<br />© 2015 QUITTENBAUM Kunstauktionen GmbH Bild 7 zu Objekt <br />Karyatidenhocker<br /><span class="helv11u">Auktion: 091A - M Kat.Nr.: A118</span><br />Manufacturer: Kongo<br />Artist: Luba / Hemba<br />Number of Parts: <b>1<br />Estimate: <b>18000</b> &euro;<br /><b>Unsold object</b><br />City: München<br />Date: 21.09.2010<br />© 2015 QUITTENBAUM Kunstauktionen GmbH

Dimensions: H. 47cm Durchm. 28 cm
Number of Parts: 1
Description: Kongo, Luba/Hemba. Caryatid-stool. Sitting female figure on round base, the arms and the head holding the seat. Incised tribe marks. Wood with glossy, black patina. H. 47 cm.

Vgl. Laure Meyer, Objets Africains, Vie quotidienne, Rites, Arts de Cour, Paris 2001, S. 12.

Some tears, termite bite, old repair with a little metal plate and nails.

Field of Collecting:
african art

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