Unsold
Lot 49501315

Helm mask - Makondé - Tanzania

Terracotta helmet mask with patina in red tones. The eyes, nose and mouth are modeled with great simplicity, which gives this mask a rather primitive character, without failing to recall the ceramics of artists from the beginning of the last century, such as Picasso. These Mapiko 'helmet' masks, linked to the Likumpi ritual, represent different... more
Timed
31 Jul 2021
Location
Switzerland
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