Jack Nelis Antiques
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Artifacts : Pre 1950 item #1490792
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€750.00
Mongo drum, DRC, 1st half of the 20th century. H. 73 cm. Dry patina. Provenance: Robert van der Heijden, Amsterdam, Piet van Boxel (1938-2021),The Hague, collector of ethnic musical instruments.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Artifacts : Pre 1950 item #1478769
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€225.00
These fertility fetishes were placed in the ground to promote the growth of crops. They were named after Legba, a trickster god of Vodun, who was usually pictured as young, virile, horned and phallic. H. 43 cm, first half of the 20th century. Ex coll. Ursula Voorhuis (1932-2021), The Netherlands.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Artifacts : Pre 1960 item #1477779
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€250.00
H. 20 cm, mid 20th century. The clapper is missing. Ex coll. Ursula Voorhuis (1932-2021), The Netherlands.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Artifacts : Pre 1960 item #1477751
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€375.00
The gourd container with a hardwood stopper with a head. H. 17 cm. Mid 20th century.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Artifacts : Pre 1960 item #1477691
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€1,650.00
Mid 20th century. H. 60 cm. ex Robert van der Heijden, Amsterdam. ex Srdjan Sremac, The Hague.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Artifacts : Pre 1960 item #1467855
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
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Stunning Yoruba stool from the collection of Ursula Voorhuis (1932-2021), The Netherlands. Supported by 6 figures: a family with a nursing mother, a man with a goat, a maternity and a man with a walking stick. H. 30 cm, diameter 33 cm. First half of the 20th century. Condition: age cracks, repair to the goat, some missing parts. Overall in good condition with a lovely patina and remains of Reckitt Blue pigments.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Artifacts : Pre 1950 item #1466155
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€175.00
H. 9 cm. Mid 20th century or a bit older. For a similar spoon see the screenshot of the Van Rijn Archive.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Artifacts : Pre 1950 item #1466151
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
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Yoruba stool with a dog (?) , Nigeria. Ex Ursula Voorhuis (1932-2021). Mid 20th century or older. H. 28 cm, diameter 22 cm.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Artifacts : Pre 1950 item #1439736
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
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Hardwood stool decorated with four carved figures. First half 20th century.One side shows two Yoruba women; the right one is feeding her baby, the left one is holding an unknown object. The other side shows to Yoruba men dressed in European clothing. The top and bottom of the stool are decorated with a geometric band. H. 29,5 cm, diameter 24 cm. Condition: age cracks, the right man is missing his hands. The stool shows good signs of use and has a great patina. Provenance: Ursula Voorhuis, The Netherlands. She owns one of the biggest Yoruba collections in the world and did a lot of field research and collecting in the 60’s and 70’s. Van Rijn Archive nr. ao-0105625-001
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Artifacts : Pre 1960 item #1433418
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
€450.00
SALE PRICE: € 200
Anthropomorphic heddle pulley. Mid 20th century. H. 25 cm. The ears and nose with cotton ornaments.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Artifacts : Pre 1950 item #1430299
Jack Nelis Asian and Tribal Art
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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 : 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 : 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.