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African art 20 X and 14 Lobi’s

Hi ,
Today African masks are still among the most sought After African art items.  At Sotheby’s a Baulé mask of circular abstracted form realised €4m (£3.57m) hammer (€4.72m including premium), getting on for double the estimate. But don’t be afraid, with me you won’t have to pay millions, hundred of thousands, or even not tens of thousands, and I handle all expeditions in house and often the expeditions costs are waived. I just have put online a new auction. You can always see all my active lots here: https://auction.catawiki.com/lotsfrom/nordend ( hint: bookmark that link if you want) or visit me in Antwerp to see them for real before bidding. If you have some spare funds available, see if something catch your eye in the Exclusive African Art Auction (Private Collection) – there are still some great objects at “bargain” prices – ending Sunday July 7, 2019 at 8 p.m. . A collection of 14 unique Lobi’s ( those are not at Auction, just on a a first asked, first get ) The big ones are 1500€ each, the 8 small ones on the first row 800€ ( more images from those you like on request) And in case you don’t want to receive my emails just http://africanart.press/sendy/unsubscribe-success.php?c=31  , or answer this message with as title REMOVE, and I’ll do it for you To the auction If the button doesn’t work, please copy the following link into your browser ro see all lots: https://www.catawiki.com/a/223801-exclusive-tribal-art-auction-private-collection Shiwara animal – Bamana – Mali 2nd half 20th century – In good condition – restored More Reserve price: € 300 Place a bid Ntomo mask in Aluminium and wood-Swiss Collection-Bamana – Mali   1st half 20th century – Fair condition, used with visible signs of wear More NO RESERVE Place a bid   Baoulé Kpan Mask- Ivory Coast   Late 20th century – Vintage – used with visible signs of wear Reserve Price € 300 Place a bid   – A Gela Bassa Mask – Liberia   1st half 20th century – Good condition, used with some signs of wear A fine mask from the collection of a well known graphic artist who lived in Antwerp. Reserve price  €430 Place a bid monkey – Wood – BEKRE- Baule – Ivory Coast   2nd half 20th century – Vintage – used with visible signs of wear More NO RESERVE Place a bid   Ancestor statue – Wood – male Biolo Bian – Baule – Ivory Coast   Good condition, used with some signs of wear More Reserve price: €450 Place a bid   Mask – Wood – Mblo – Baule – Ivory Coast 2nd half 20th century – Good condition, used with some signs of wear More Reserve price: € 320   Place a bid   Maternity figure – Wood – Provenance Carlo Monzino- Mayombé – Congo DRC mid 20th century – Good condition, used with some signs of wear More NO PRICE LIMIT   Place a bid Mask – Wood – Agbogho Mmwo – Igbo – Nigeria 2nd half 20th century – Good condition, used with some signs of wear Reserve price:€ 150    Place a bid   Figure – Plant fibre, Wood – Janus Deity – Lega – Congo DRC mid 20th century – Vintage – used with visible signs of wear More Reserve Price: € 370 Place a bid A fine Amulet in Bone – Lukili – Lega – Congo DRC 1st half 20th century – Vintage – used with visible signs of wear Reserve Price:  €270   Place a bid   Headrest – Wood – Luba – Congo DRC 2nd half 20th century – Vintage – used with visible signs of wear NO RESERVE Place a bid Charm – Seeds, Wood – Mongo – Congo DRC In poor condition with signs of heavy wear & tear or damaged parts NO PRICE LIMIT Place a bid   Sculpture – Wood – Nkishi Nsapo Nsapo-Collected 1928 – Nsapo – Congo DRC 1st half 20th century – Vintage – used with visible signs of wear More A seldom Nsapo Nsapo collected in 1928 Reserve Price: € 350 Place a bid   Sculpture – Wood – nkishi – Songye – Congo DRC 1st half 20th century – Vintage – used with visible signs of wear Reserve Price: € 250 Place a bid Mask – Wood – Kifwebe -NO RESERVE – Songye – Congo DRC Late 20th century – Vintage – used with visible signs of wear More Closes in 5d 21h 23m 53s NO RESERVE PRICE Place a bid   Ancestor statue (2) – Wood – Ivwri shrine figures – Urhobo – Southern Nigeria 1st half 20th century – Vintage – used with visible signs of wear Urhobo art is not easy to find and quite seldom . This couple of figures has good age I would say 1930’s , the light weight wood has clearly internal oxidation   Reserve Price € 350 Place a bid   Figure – Wood – Nazeze -Provenance Fily Keita – Zande-Yanda – Congo DRC 1st half 20th century – Vintage – used with visible signs of wear Reserve Price Reached Place a bid   A complete Lwena mask- NO RESERVE PRICE – Chokwe – Angola 1st half 20th century – Very good condition, slightly used with small signs of wear NO RESERVE Place a bid Head – Wood – EYEMA-BYERI, Wim Spruit Collection – Fang- Betsi – Gabon 1st half 20th century – Vintage – used with visible signs of wear More Reserve Price : € 1130    Place a bid  
 
 
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Happy Bidding,

David Norden African Antiques.

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david.norden@telenet.be

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