Korwar ancestor figure, probably Wandamen / Geelvink Bay, Irian Jaya - Papua New Guinea.
This is a large Korwar ancestor figure, sitting with tucked up legs, both elbows resting on the knees and the arms support the head, dry, light brown wood, remains of black pigments, slightly dam., paint rubbed off, thin cracks.
H: 38 cm - 15 inch.
Provenance: Old Dutch collection.
Price: € 2750,- Now: € 1950,-