Long face framed by two small projections, a bun and a beard. The face, surrounded by herringbone carvings, is divided in two by the long nasal passage and has round, protruding, pupiled eyes. The sculpture is covered in a thick black coating.
|Creation date||sd [circa 19e]|
Haut : 42 cm (16 1/2 in.) - Bois dur, ancienne patine d'usage
|Place of origin|
|Breton Auction, 2003||Lot 6112|
|Keywords||Decorative Art, Oceania, Sculpture|
|Categories||Etnographical Art, Melanesian Art, Oceanian, Ppolynesian, Melanesian Art|
|Exhibition||Vente aux enchères _Collection Yves Créhalet – Un regard poétique._|