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The July 2023 Auctions: Day 2

Fri, Jul 28, 2023 11:00AM EDT
Lot 1454

African, Baule Carved Wood Maternity Figure Last Quarter 19th C., H 26" W 7" Depth 6.5"

Estimate: $300 - $500

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $5
$30 $10
$100 $25
$400 $50
$900 $100
$2,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$20,000 $2,500
$50,000 $5,000
$150,000 $10,000
Depicting a seated female on an Akan style stool. Hands joined at waits with scarified face. Relief carved four row beaded cuff necklace and both arms having relief carved cuff banding. Provenance: Property from a Bloomfield Township, MI private collection.

Condition

Numerous old natural cracks on base, head, and neck (see photos) | Please note all lots show signs of wear commensurate with age and use, and the lack of a statement regarding condition does not imply the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from defects or the effects of aging. Unless otherwise stated, all information provided is the opinion of DuMouchelles' specialists. Should you have any specific questions regarding the condition of this lot, please use the “Request Condition Report” or “Ask a Question” buttons or email conditions@dumoart.com.

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