mid 20th century - Fair condition, used with visible signs of wear
|Object:||Great old mask|
|Ethnic group/ culture:||Sukuma|
|Period:||mid 20th century|
|Condition:||Fair condition, used with visible signs of wear|
|Sold with stand:||No|
A large old dance mask of the SUKUMA tribe from northern Tanzania. Mid of the 20th century. Powerful expression. Weathered patina with traces of golden yellow pigments. Dance mask that was used at the end of the dry season.
Comes without stand. With certificate of origin from the private collection of Maurice C.P. Verstuyf.
Private Belgian collection of
Maurice C.P. Verstuyf (° Etterbeek 1949) graduated in the Plastic arts department chart at the Upper St. Lukas Institute in Schaerbeek (Brussels) in 1971.
Maurice C.P. Verstuyf, aka Stef Verstuyf, was art director and creative director in several international advertising agencies until 2014 and started his collection of tribal art in the early 1970s.
This collection consists of masks and figurines (no weapons) mainly from CONGO (RDC) and also from GABON, ANGOLA, IVORY COAST, GHANA, TOGO, LIBERIA, CAMEROON, and NIGERIA.
Maurice C. P. Verstuyf aka Stef Verstuyf was an art director and creative director in various international advertising agencies and began his collection of African art in the 1970’s.
This collection of tribal art consists of different objects mainly from CONGO (RDC) and also TANZANIA, GABON, ANGOLA, COTE D’IVOIRE, GHANA, TOGO, LIBERIA, CAMEROON, and NIGERIA.
Catawiki member since February 8, 2015, received 42 reviews in total (16 in last 12 months)
|Feedback score:||100% (16 reviews)|
|(last 12 months)|
I have received the mask in good order
Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.👍👍👍 extrêmement content de mon achat. Vendeur très sérieux. Très connaisseur et très bien documenté. Très bien reçu chez lui. Grand collectionneur et belle collection.
Perfect service, beautiful mask!
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Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.Bestelling bij Maurice Verstuyf is , zeer uitgebreid en goed verpakt, in goede staat en correct afgeleverd.
Bedankt Maurice !
Ik zal nog persoonlijk contact met U (je) opnemen.
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