Dear African Art lovers,
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I hope you are all doing all well and adapting in a new world where social distance is the new normal .. Since May 11 my shop in Antwerp reopened, allowing two people maximum at a time, but since a lot of people don’t travel anymore business is slow, and only one or two people enter my shop every few days. This summer I will not be open all the time and only two people can visit at one time. . So if you want to visit me please check in advance if I am here.
It’s unexpected but I just started a new online auction today that is ending Sunday June 28, 2020 around 8 p.m. Belgian time. Remember: When you bid on Catawiki there is only 9 % on the hammer price, and if you can’t attend the end of the auction the auto-bid function is your best friend. .
The packing and shipping cost is 25€ for Europe, and 50€ outside.
Discover below, click the links for more details and images..
Lots offered by David Norden Buy African Antiques.
A colorful Mukyeem Beaded Mask
H= 45 cm
An old standing female Lobi figure with a big head, body position slightly bending forward.
Named Bateba Thilkotina, those figures where kept in shrines to protect the family.
Height 38 cm.
Provenance: – Andreas Artemenko -Jan Kusters Netherland.
A collectors NUMBER on the side of the feet in white paint 1402
Height 48 cm. wood red pigments. Feathers, raffia
Central Africa | Chihongo mask representing Chilunga the mythological founder from the Chokwe people. Angola or Democratic Republic of Congo
A Teke spoon with a complete figure on top.
H= 29cm, 35 cm on the custom made metal stand
Nkisi Nkondi Kozo Mbwa Fetish dog with Documentation.
L= 55 cm , H= 30 cm. The wood tail and feet have been re-glued, some metal nails and inserts missing (see pictures) blades, nails in iron, iron blades, red pigments on the face, a mirror charge on top above the head.
Provenance: – Private Collection New Orleans
– Andreas Achmann Munchen (written documentation of the provenance included)
The Saka Mutu mask from Patrick Dierickx collection combines animal (chimpanzee) and human facial features. Saka Mutu means “monkey face” in Kishwahili .
H= 28 cm,
A Baule seated maternity figure, Ivory Coast, with an infant on her back and another feeding from her right breast, the figure seated on an Akan chair.
H= 75 cm high. Grayish patina.
A Big Baule Seated Maternity Figure
Provenance: Woolley and Wallis, UK 2015
Old etiquette on the back with nr. B12/91Height 34 cm. wood. Good carving, fine expression, Good old patina.
H= 49 cm on the metal stand included.The Ibibio people are a coastal people in southern Nigeria.
Age Early to mid-XXth.Age: Before 1930
Packing and transport costs are low and in house only 25€ for Europe and 50€ outside Europe, if you buy more than one lot the transportation costs are only charged once.
Of course I am happy to provide further information.
The auction ends on Sunday the 28th around 8 p.m.
Wishing you a safe day, and happy hunting!
Remember: When you bid on Catawiki there is only 9 % on the hammer price, and if you can’t attend the end of the auction the auto-bid function is your best friend. .
Happy Bidding ,
David Norden African Art. Sint Katelijnevest 27. B2000 Antwerpen. Belgium.
Phone: +32 3 227 35 40 email: email@example.com
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