a nice Mossi fertlity doll ,29cm with an unusual position of the head looking upwards and a nice body broadening in the lower part,huge ombilic ,breast in the continuity of the body line .
nice proportions nice patina
ex harrie heineman the only dutch who wrote a book on african art
WHO is WHO in african art says:
Heinemans , Harrie & Pinke (1931-1999) [1921 - 19 September 1995]
Artist/dealer/coll. Eindhoven-The Netherlands. Started collecting around 1955. Painter, he inspired a lot of Dutch people to collect African Art. Author: The Pleasure of collecting African Art. Eindhoven, The Netherlands, 1986.