All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Metal : Contemporary item #1400923 (stock #AA649)
A large organic wall sculpture by Curtis Jere with a brown and black mottled finish and brass spheres. Very three dimensional. Can be hung horizontally or vertically.

Measures 42" at the longest and 25" across. Signed © Jere 2000 once on both the front and back. In fine condition. Weighs about 8lbs.

Interesting example.

All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Wood : Pre 1960 item #1400778 (stock #W101)
Mid Century Black Lacquered Wooden Bowl with Sterling Silver Base by Richard Hudson Details: Organic Shape Black Lacquered Wooden Bowl with Sterling Silver Base by Richard Hudson on a wooden base. Dimensions: Bowl: H 6.75 in. x W 11 inch...
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Wood : Pre 1950 item #1400545 (stock #L34)
Lobi Bateba Phuwe. Wood, height 5 5/8". Excellent condition with a glossy, well handled patina.
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Wood : Pre 1940 item #1400544 (stock #L31)
Lobi Bateba Phuwe. Wood, height 7 7/8". Excellent condition with a fine, deep brown, glossy well-handled patina. Ex. Dimondstein Tribal Arts, Los Angeles.
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Wood : Pre 1950 item #1400543 (stock #L42)
Lobi bateba Phuwe. Wood with glossy, well-handled patina, height 5 1/2". Excellent condition. Unusual form. The figure is intact and not cut down, and the bottom extension looks as if this may have been a stopper of some sort.
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Wood : Pre 1940 item #1400542 (stock #L27)
Lobi Bateba Phuwe. Wood, string and beads, height 7 1/8". Excellent condition with dark, glossy patina. Ex. Dimondstein Tribal Arts, Los Angeles.
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Wood : Pre 1950 item #1400541 (stock #L39)
Lobi Bateba Phuwe, or ordinary bateba. Bateba means wooden or carved person. Wood with matte to glossy, well handled patina. Height 5". Ex. Dimondstein Tribal Arts, Los Angeles.
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Wood : Pre 1950 item #1400539 (stock #L37)
Lobi Ti Puo statue. Wood with encrusted, well handled patina, height 10". Very old erosion, legs are missing. The remaining fragment is in excellent condition.
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Bronze : Pre 1970 item #1400215
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$599.00
Sterling Edmund Lanier author and sculptor Bronze 1960-1970s original hand cast in as made condition . Size h 3"d 1.5" signed Lanier back above belt . Lanier was born on December 18, 1927 in New York City . He was trained as an anthropologist and archaeologist, and educated at Harvard, from which he graduated during 1951. He was a lifelong devotee of speculative fiction, as well as a cryptozoology enthusiast...
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Bronze : Pre 1960 item #1400212
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$399.00
Sterling Edmund Lanier author and sculptor Bronze General figure either French or German he seems to be wearing an iron cross around his neck , 1960-1970s original hand cast in as made condition . Size h 2" w 1" signed Lanier on the back of the belt. Lanier was born on December 18, 1927 in New York City . He was trained as an anthropologist and archaeologist, and educated at Harvard, from which he graduated during 1951...
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Bronze : Pre 1970 item #1400211
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$599.00
Sterling Edmund Lanier Sci Fi Mid Century Bronze Astronaut figure with space suit holding a ray gun , 1960-1970s original hand cast in as made condition . Size h 2"d 1.5" signed Lanier under backpack . Lanier was born on December 18, 1927 in New York City . He was trained as an anthropologist and archaeologist, and educated at Harvard, from which he graduated during 1951. He was a lifelong devotee of speculative fiction, as well as a cryptozoology enthusiast...
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Wood : Contemporary item #1400134 (stock #08072)
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$250.00


KAMI

Single object of driftwood arranged with wooden stand, decorated with 'kamoji' (traditional Japanese hairpiece made of real hair for woman) just putting on the head. approx...
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Bronze : Pre 1930 item #1400058
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$11,995.00
Austrian cold painted bronze figures, attributed to Franz Bergman or Anton Chotka . A pair of rare Chinese Mandarin Court figures one man one woman the woman serving tea from a well done pot and cup she has had her hair bun reattached at its base not noticable, the man lost his attachments and a finger other wise in great condition. well cast and painted with lots of gold and very elaborate bases with greek key and shield design...
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Wood : Pre 1940 item #1399566 (stock #G45)
A small, well handled Mexican or Guatemalan wooden maskette. Excellent condition with a lovely, glossy patina. Height 5". Ex. Dave Deroche, San Francisco.
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Wood : Pre 1990 item #1399335 (stock #09493)
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$380.00


ANONYMOUS WOOD CARVING SUMO WRESTLER

Very solid wood. Sign of "Showa 62" (1987) and artist's name and address at the bottom. A masterpiece of Japanese folk art piece made by an amateur with such impressive carving skill. Some cracks as is. approx...
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Wood : Pre 1930 item #1399113 (stock #CH31)
Chamba figure, Nigeria. Wood, height 11 1/2". Overall excellent condition, some minor erosion at the feet. Luminous, glossy variegated patina with extensive signs of handling. Ex. Marc Assayag, Montreal.
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Wood : Pre 1940 item #1399112 (stock #CH12)
Chamba figure, Nigeria. Wood, height 14 1/2". Age crack down the back, otherwise intact and solid. Dry patina with high spot gloss and traces of native pigments.
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Wood : Pre 1920 item #1398987 (stock #S73)
Kaguru Staff top, Tanzania. Wood, height 16". Excellent condition with fine, well handled chocolate brown patina. This is the top section of a longer staff. Field collected by James Stephenson, James Stephenson African Art, NYC.
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Wood : Pre 1950 item #1398812 (stock #H40)
Himalayan Middle Hills Guardian figure, Nepal. Wood with thick sacrificial patina, height 18 1/2". Some slight insect damage, otherwise excellent condition.
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Wood : Pre 1940 item #1398811 (stock #N25)
Himalayan Middle Hills Guardian figure, Nepal. Wood with cloth, sacrificial patina and some erosion. Height 17 1/4".
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Wood : Pre 1940 item #1398806 (stock #H14)
Beautiful Abelam yam mask, PNG. Coiled reed, wood and many layers of native pigments. Excellent condition, height 19". This mask has a fabulous patina and is well darkened on the interior from years of use. Field collected by Michael Hamson.
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Wood : Pre 1940 item #1398287 (stock #A40)
Adan figurine, Ghana. Wood, height 8". Excellent condition with glossy, well handled patina and traces of layered, washed pigments.
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Wood : Pre 1950 item #1398286 (stock #A43)
Adan figurine, Ghana. Wood, height 6 1/4". Soft matte patina with traces of washed, layered kaolin pigments. Crack to back of figure, otherwise fine condition. Ex. Jasmine Albiston/Owen Hargreaves, London.
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Wood : Pre 1940 item #1398180 (stock #B665)
Bamana Kore mask, Mali. Wood with hammered brass and remains of red wool. Height 14", excellent condition with dark, luminous patina. One area of minor damage to an edge that has been reglued. This repair was well done and doesn't impact the mask's aesthetic at all. Ex. French collection.
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Wood : Pre 1900 item #1398178 (stock #A334)
A small female fetish, wood with magical substances to the abdomen, traces of resin on the head which probably at one time held a magical charge, leather skirt and copper leg wrappings. Height 7 5/8". Excellent condition with a dark, glossy patina. Lovely gesture of her hands holding her breasts. Ex. James Stephenson African Art. James Stephenson purchased this piece from a trader in Tanzania who informed him that it was from the Democratic Republic of the Congo...
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Metal : Pre 1900 item #1398177 (stock #H3)
Azande Ritual Knife, Democratic Republic of the Congo. Iron, wood and an old brass tack at the end of the wooden handle, height 22 1/4". Good condition, small chip missing to handle. Overall well aged and encrusted patina. The blade is unadorned.
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Pre 1920 item #1398175 (stock #M55)
Massim stopper, PNG. Width 5". Excellent condition, with a woven stopper of native fibers and wood attached to the tusk. Beautiful, well handled golden patina. Ex. Marc Assayag, Montréal, ex. John and Marcia Friede, Rye, NY.
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Pre 1920 item #1398174 (stock #M35)
Elegantly engraved Massim boar's tusk. Width 4 3/4". Excellent condition with a glossy, deep golden patina. Ex. Marc Assayag, Montreal, ex. John and Marcia Friede, Rye, NY.
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Wood : Pre 1920 item #1398173 (stock #B121)
Makonde helmet mask, Tanzania. Wood with inlaid metal teeth, height 9 1/2". Excellent condition with a dark, matte patina. Ex. Mort Dimonstein, Los Angeles.
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Clay : Pre 1900 item #1398172 (stock #F676)
Kayoka female fetish, Democratic Republic of the Congo. Ceramic with magical substances in the head and abdomen. Height 7 1/4". Mixed, encrusted patina with well handled glossy high points. Missing part of the arms and perhaps lower body. Breaks are old and well patinated. Remarkable, organic sculptural presence to this small fetish. Ex. James Stephenson African Art, NYC.
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Wood : Pre 1930 item #1398010 (stock #H344)
Afo ceremonial stopper with small flute. Wood, cloth and pigments, height 9 3/4". Excellent condition with dried patina and extensive signs of handling and use. There are also thick encrustations on the small flute, which is made of wood.
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Wood : Pre 1900 item #1398009 (stock #H13)
A small Igbo Shrine figure. Wood, height 8". Some splits and substantial erosion. Ancient, dried and encrusted patina. Piece dates to the 19th century.
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Wood : Pre 1950 item #1398008 (stock #E555)
Ethiopian, or possibly Samburu (Kenyan), headrest. Wood, 6 1/2"x 19 3/4". Darkened, semi-matte patina with minor scuffs, otherwise good condition and intact.
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Wood : Pre 1950 item #1398006 (stock #H35)
Himalayan Middle Hills figure, Nepal. Wood, shell beads, mirror fragment and traces of pigment. Height 11 1/2". Excellent condition with deep, black glossy patina. Ex. Dave Deroche, San Francisco. The iconography of this figure is unknown, however the mask-like face is reminiscent of Citipati masks, leading me to think that this figure possibly has some association with the Citipati ceremonies.
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Wood : Pre 1950 item #1397859 (stock #A56)
Lobi stool of classic form. Wood, 6 1/2" x 14 1/2". Some slight wear and tear, otherwise overall excellent condition with a dryish patina on the body and a glossy, well handled patina on the extended head.
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Wood : Pre 1900 item #1397857 (stock #M232)
Arion Tribal Arts
$1,100.00
Early Igbo shrine figure, Nigeria. Height 26 1/2". Wood with very thick remnants of indigenous pigments and some beads encased in the accumulated patina. Some loss of pigment encrustation, and some insect erosion, still heavily coated with layers of pigment. 19th century.