26 JAN - 2 FEB | 2020

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26 JAN - 2 FEB | 2020

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Grusenmeyer - Woliner

Ancestor figure, Singiti
Niembo-Hemba people
Democratic Republic of the Congo, 19th century
Wood
H 70cm
Provenance: Pierre Loeb collection, Paris; Pierre and Claude Vérité, Paris
Exhibition: African Negro Art, The Museum of Modern Art, New York, 18 March-19 May 1935; 'Les Arts Africains', Cercle Volney, Paris, 3 June-7 July 1955; 'La sculpture en Afrique Noire', Maison des Arts et Loisirs de Sochaux, Sochaux, 23 May- 28 June 1970
Literature: Sweeney, James Johnson, African Negro Art, Museum of Modern Art, New York, 1935, p. 51, n° 42; 'Les Arts Africains', Paris, n° 289, ill; P. Vérité, 'La sculpture en Afrique Noire', Sochaux, 1970, n° 126, ill.