Jack Nelis Antiques
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1930 item #1432667
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
Rare and early Baule figure, made of hardwood with very fine carving. Made by a known carver. H. 32,5 cm. Early 20th century. Lovely age wear and great patina. Provenance: private collection UK. This figure will be shown at the Tribal Art Fair Amsterdam, a special online edition. The fair will open on the 29th of October at 3 pm and close on the 1st of November at 10 pm. Go to www.tribalartfair.nl.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1940 item #1430332
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€1,200.00
Igbomina region, Omu Aran village. Female figure with scarifications and two bronze bracelets. Early 20th century. Provenance: Ursula Voorhuis, The Netherlands. She owns one of the largest Yoruba collections in the world.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Artifacts : Pre 1960 item #1430330
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€750.00
Mid 20th century. H. 38,5 cm. Ikenga are figural shrines made by the Igbo, who are known for their focus on personal achievement and a system of titles based on earned status. Offerings made to ikenga are meant to ensure accomplishment in spiritual, economic, political, and military ventures. Provenance: Dutch private collection.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1950 item #1430328
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€1,850.00
Very rare and tall fetish figure. H. 50 cm. Very good condition with normal age wear and nice patina. First half 20th century. Provenance: Jean-Marc Desaive.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1960 item #1430327
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€850.00
Wood, animal skin and animal teeth. Mid 20th crntury. H. 21 cm. Provenance: Joris Visser, Brussels.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1950 item #1430306
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€850.00
Interesting Teke fetish with blueish black pigments and fine facial features. H. 30 cm. Dating from the first half of the 20th century. The cavity in the belly now open, but once wrapped with fabric, covering the heart of Magical substances inside the belly. Provenance: collection van der Zee - Leerdam - The Netherlands.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1960 item #1430302
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€750.00
Impressive mask with scarifications. H. 26 cm. It’s in very good condition and has good age wear and patina. Comes with a custom made stand. Provenance: Private collection Den Haag Robert van der Heijden, Amsterdam
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Artifacts : Pre 1950 item #1430299
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€1,650.00
1st Half 20th century. Excellent condition with age wear and patina. Provenance: Karel van der Veer - Düsseldorf/Neuss Mamadou Keita - Amsterdam Zemanek - Münster 2017 Van Rijn archive ao-0038957-002 Yale archive 38837-01
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1960 item #1429408
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€750.00
Male and female figure, wood, textile and glass. H. 32,5 and 36 cm. Mid 20th century. Provenance: Madeleine and Jean-Jacques Keller (until 1980 Abidjan, afterrwards Rheinfelden, Switzerland).
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1960 item #1429406
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€475.00
Lovemaking couple, mid 20th century. h. 35,5 cm. Provenance: Alain & Angèle Larem, Switzerland Madeleine and Jean-Jacques Keller (until 1980 Abidjan, later Rheinfelden). Good condition with nice age wear.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Artifacts : Pre 1970 item #1424411
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€475.00
Made of brass and iron. H. 26 cm. Provenance: W. Häusler, Thurgau, Switzerland, collected in Nigeria in the 1960’s, Hammer Auktionrn, Basel, Switzerland.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1950 item #1424089
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€6,500.00
Ekoi Ejagham Janiform mask covered with skin. Both faces with scarifications next to the eyes. The Ekoi (Ejagham) of southeast Nigeria believe that the scars on their bodies will serve them as money on their way to the place of the dead. H. 55 cm. Condition: expected age wear, a piece of skin is missing. Provenance: missionaries Montfortanen, Berg en Dal (Africa Museum), The Netherlands. Comes with a custom made stand and documentation from the museum.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1950 item #1424079
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€1,850.00
Igbo Maiden mask ‘Agbogho Mmwo’. H. 42 cm. Old repair to the headdress. Provenance: Private collection Berlin, Koller Auktion 2011 , Private collection Zürich.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1960 item #1423882
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€1,100.00
Pende Mbuyu mask, wood and fibers, ca. mid 20th century. H. 30 cm. Good condition with excellent wear and patina. Comes with a custom made stand. Provenance: Jean Marc Desaive (probably the biggest Pende specialist in the world), Herve, Belgium, private collection Belgium.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1960 item #1423881
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€1,350.00
Mbuya Fumu mask, wood and fibres. H. 35 cm. Mid. 20th century. Condition: good age wear and patina, the headdress reinforced with metal pins. Comes with a certificate by Jean Marc Desaive, who is probably the biggest Pende specialist in the world. Provenance: Euro Auction, Brussels, 23rd Nov 1992, A. Laeremans, Liege, JM Desaive, Herve, private collection Belgium.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Artifacts : Pre 1950 item #1419729
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
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Dimensions 57x17x7 cm. Extremely old piece with wonderful agewear and patina. Provenance: -Galerie Maria Wyss, Basel. - Udo und Wally Horstmann, Zug. - Galerie Walu, Zürich. - Hammer Auktionen, Basel Comes with a custom made stand.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1950 item #1419728
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€325.00
Wonderful piece with lots of detail and a wonderful,aged patina. Dating from the early to mid 20th century. H. 18 cm. Provenance: Joris Visser, Brussels.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1960 item #1418910
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€850.00
An unusual Pende sickness or deformity mask. H. 39 cm. Old collection number at the back. First half 20th century. Provenance: Joris Visser, Brussels Private collection, The Hague Van Rijn Archive: ao-0166546-001