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Fang-style Carved and Painted Wood Face Mask

Fang-style Carved and Painted Wood Face Mask

Auction:
3101T
Auction:
Discovery - May 17, 2018
Lot:
1677
Sold for:
$209$170

Fang-style Carved and Painted Wood Face Mask, ht. 24 in. The property of Gordon B. Lankton More ...

Ibibio Mask,

Ibibio Mask,

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
58
Sold for:
$492$400

Ibibio Mask, Nigeria, early 20th century, hollowed-out form, holes around edge for attachments, mouth open bearing tongue and teeth, turned-up nose, cut-out eyes, and small ears, raised More ...

Mbala Helmet Mask

Mbala Helmet Mask

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
65
Unsold
 

Mbala Helmet Mask, hollowed-out helmet mask, pierced around the rim for fiber suspension, some fiber still attached, white heart-shaped face, with open mouth, coffee bean eyes, pierced and More ...

Ibibio Face Mask

Ibibio Face Mask

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
67
Unsold
 

Ibibio Face Mask, oval form, red-painted face, black raised coiffure, grooved and painted scarification on the cheeks and forehead, pierced around the edge for attachments, ht. 7 3/4 in. (19.6 More ...

Lega Mask

Lega Mask

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
150
Sold for:
$3,444$2,800

Lega Mask, heart-shaped, the facial plane framed by an abstract beard, open mouth with teeth, long straight nose, and coffee bean eyes, fine glossy light brown patina with traces of kaolin on the More ...

Dan Face Mask

Dan Face Mask

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
223
Unsold
 

Dan Face Mask, with hinged lower jaw, an exaggerated beak, pierced eyes with red cloth attached across the sockets, fiber coiffure present with animal hair attached as a moustache, ht. 16 in. More ...

Bidjogo Bull Mask

Bidjogo Bull Mask

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
225
Unsold
 

Bidjogo Bull Mask, dugn'be mask, Bissagos Islands, hollowed out helmet mask, in two pieces lashed together, with glass eyes and bull horns attached with leather, dry dark patina, ht. 21 in. More ...

Biombo Helmet Mask

Biombo Helmet Mask

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
228
Unsold
 

Biombo Helmet Mask, long rectangular form with protruding facial features, with a circular mouth, broad triangular nose, and bulging almond-shaped eyes beneath arched eyebrows terminating in a More ...

Rare Ituri Basketry Helmet Mask

Rare Ituri Basketry Helmet Mask

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
240
Unsold
 

Rare Ituri Basketry Helmet Mask, fine woven basketry overlaid with a thin mud plaster, painted in geometric designs, an open mouth with teeth, and molded facial features and ears, raffia attached to More ...

Yaka Initiation Mask

Yaka Initiation Mask

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
242
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Yaka Initiation Mask, ndemba, polychrome face with slightly open mouth beneath an exaggerated upturned nose framed by bulbous slit eyes and forward projecting ears, wearing an elaborate hat of two More ...

Archaic Metal Vessel

Archaic Metal Vessel

Auction:
3077T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 15, 2018
Lot:
1265
Unsold
 

Archaic Metal Vessel, China, 20th century, depicting masks in low relief, ht. 5 1/2 in. More ...

Copper Mask

Copper Mask

Auction:
3075B
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 09, 2018
Lot:
4
Sold for:
$2,952$2,400

Copper Mask, West Africa, 19th century. Provenance: Estate of June Ide Ellison, Boston, Massachusetts. More ...

African Percussion Fowler

African Percussion Fowler

Auction:
3075B
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 09, 2018
Lot:
20
Unsold
 

African Percussion Fowler, c. 19th century, carved walnut stock, iron fittings, with silver inlays and a woven cloth sling, barrel lg. 26 1/2, overall lg. 42 3/8 in. More ...

United States Colored Troops, Company F 26th Regiment Muster Roll

United States Colored Troops, Company F 26th Regiment Muster Roll

Auction:
3075B
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 09, 2018
Lot:
125
Sold for:
$308$250

United States Colored Troops, Company F 26th Regiment Muster Roll, clothing issue, October 1864, framed. More ...

Leo Moss Crying Boy Doll

Leo Moss Crying Boy Doll

Auction:
3075B
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 09, 2018
Lot:
199
Unsold
 

Leo Moss Crying Boy Doll, early 20th century, papier-mache socket head with molded black curly hair, inset glass eyes, pouty mouth and crying expression with two molded tears, incised "LM," cloth More ...

South African School (20th Century)   Oil on Canvas Depicting a Black Man Sleeping,

South African School (20th Century) Oil on Canvas Depicting a Black Man Sleeping,

Auction:
3075B
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 09, 2018
Lot:
293
Sold for:
$105$85

South African School (20th Century) Oil on Canvas Depicting a Black Man Sleeping, the figure fully clothed, 20 x 27 1/2 in., unframed. Provenance: Purchased in South Africa. More ...

20th Century American School   Oil on Board Depicting an African American Man Wearing a Hat

20th Century American School Oil on Board Depicting an African American Man Wearing a Hat

Auction:
3075B
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 09, 2018
Lot:
297
Sold for:
$246$200

20th Century American School Oil on Board Depicting an African American Man Wearing a Hat, in a gilt frame. More ...

Gee's Bend Quilt

Gee's Bend Quilt

Auction:
3063T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 01, 2018
Lot:
1001
Unsold
 

Gee's Bend Quilt, Housetop by Bettie Bendolph Seltzer, 1997, pink, green, and navy blue satin with cotton backing, signed "Made by B. Seltzer 1997." Note: Gee's Bend (Boykin, Alabama) is a More ...

My Bondage and My Freedom

My Bondage and My Freedom

Auction:
3063T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 01, 2018
Lot:
1007
Sold for:
$3,998$3,250

My Bondage and My Freedom, by Frederick Douglass, New York & Auburn: Miller, Orton, & Mulligan, 1855, first edition, portrait frontispiece, bound in contemporary full cloth, (worn, frontispiece More ...

Twelve Years a Slave. Narrative of Solomon Northup, A Citizen of New-York, Kidnapped in Washington City in 1841, and Rescued in 1853, F

Twelve Years a Slave. Narrative of Solomon Northup, A Citizen of New-York, Kidnapped in Washington City in 1841, and Rescued in 1853, F

Auction:
3063T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 01, 2018
Lot:
1009
Sold for:
$6,150$5,000

Twelve Years a Slave. Narrative of Solomon Northup, A Citizen of New-York, Kidnapped in Washington City in 1841, and Rescued in 1853, From a Common Plantation Near the Red River, in Louisiana, by More ...

Stride Toward Freedom

Stride Toward Freedom

Auction:
3063T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 01, 2018
Lot:
1022A
Sold for:
$185$150

Stride Toward Freedom, by Martin Luther King, Jr., 1958, New York, Harper Brothers, first edition, black cloth spine and blue cloth boards, silver stamping, in chipped dust jacket, with stamp from More ...

Senufo Mask

Senufo Mask

Auction:
3063T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 01, 2018
Lot:
1175
Sold for:
$123$100

Senufo Mask, Ivory Coast, carved hardwood, fabric, and shells, height of wooden mask 15 1/2 in. Provenance: Hemingway Gallery, New York. More ...

Guro Mask

Guro Mask

Auction:
3063T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 01, 2018
Lot:
1177
Unsold
 

Guro Mask, Ivory Coast, carved hardwood female face, length 14 3/4 in. Provenance: A Barbary Coast estate. More ...

Large Carved Dance Mask

Large Carved Dance Mask

Auction:
3063T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 01, 2018
Lot:
1182
Sold for:
$185$150

Large Carved Dance Mask, 20th century, height 16 in. More ...

Two African Silk-embroidered Child's Shirts.     Estimate $200-300

Two African Silk-embroidered Child's Shirts. Estimate $200-300

Auction:
3060T
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 07, 2017
Lot:
1295
Sold for:
$123$100

Two African Silk-embroidered Child's Shirts. More ...

Bwa Polychrome Carved Wood Mask

Bwa Polychrome Carved Wood Mask

Auction:
3043B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 02, 2017
Lot:
57
Sold for:
$492$400

Bwa Polychrome Carved Wood Mask, (repairs), ht. 46 in. More ...

Isoko Carved Wood Mask

Isoko Carved Wood Mask

Auction:
3043B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 02, 2017
Lot:
63
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Isoko Carved Wood Mask, stylized animal headdress, remnant blue pigment, ht. 13 in. Provenance: John T. Klejman, New York, Mr. and Mrs. Klause G. Perls, New York. More ...

Cherokee Carved Wood Mask

Cherokee Carved Wood Mask

Auction:
3043B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 02, 2017
Lot:
246
Sold for:
$584$475

Cherokee Carved Wood Mask, c. first half 20th century, with blackened surface and hide forehead attachment, (fur loss), ht. of wood mask 10 in. More ...

Eskimo Carved Wood Mask

Eskimo Carved Wood Mask

Auction:
3043B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 02, 2017
Lot:
267
Sold for:
$5,535$4,500

Eskimo Carved Wood Mask, c. late 19th century, pierced at the eyes and mouth and with a dark patina, (wood loss), ht. 7 1/4 in. More ...

Cameroon-style Carved Wood Elephant Mask

Cameroon-style Carved Wood Elephant Mask

Auction:
3053T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 15, 2017
Lot:
1445
Sold for:
$185$150

Cameroon-style Carved Wood Elephant Mask, ht. 40 in. From the Collection of Gordon Lankton More ...