Ngaady A Waash mask - Kuba - Congo - SOLD

Cubism in African art Kuba

This traditional African mask is a superb example of how early art sculptors expressed their vision of the world and the human here through a cubist and stylized approach. This helmet mask has tubular eyes and an imposing raffia headdress.

This richly ornamented object has beautiful traces of grip and comes from a Belgian collection that has sorted its parts on the flap to keep only high-end pieces, which will delight any demanding collector.

Mask offered by our art gallery, Belgian reference. Object sold to a collector.

Origin : private collection, BelgiumDating : 1960'sSize : 36 x 21 cmMaterials : wood, raphia, pigments

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Data sheet

Presumed dating
1st half XXth century
Ethnic group
Kuba / Bakuba
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Tribal art collection Belgium

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