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Pende maternity figure - SOLD OUT
Piece depicting a Pende woman bringing a child into the world.
As an art object of court, the woman represented must be of high rank.
Piece rarely encountered. Beautiful balance of volumes, finesse of details. A clever hand carved this maternity scene.
Visible wood veins through the dark patina.
Object that will delight collectors maternity Pende. The faces are visibly very finely carved.
Tribal art object reported by a Belgian settler during the 1960s.
- Presumed dating
- 1st half XXth century
- 13 x 40 cm
- Ethnic group
- Pende / Bapende
- Democratic Republic of the Congo
- Tribal art collection Belgium
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