Woman figure, Chokwe, Angola.
Standing female figure, rising from big feet, strong bent legs, a massive body with closed contours, strong cylindrical neck, carrying a flattened head with tribe-typical facial features, crowned by a turban-like coiffure with ornaments in relief.
Wood, reddish brown patina, traces of black pigment, the front of the right foot has been broken and neatly glued and the left leg has a glued fracture from the knee cavity to the middle of the foot. On mdf base.
Height: 25,5 cm - 10 inch.
Provenance: Acquired on the VerzamelaarsJaarbeurs Utrecht April 2014.