Lot 92: Yoruba Agere Ifa Maternity Figure With Bowl
22 October 2016
Bruxelles, BelgiumLive Auction
Wood - 28 cm Nigeria
Provenance: Buenzli Family Collection, Johannesburg, (Collected in Nigeria, 1950's-1960's) Acquired in 1997
Published: Sacks, Leslie J. , Passions - Modern and African Art - A Collection, Sacks editions, Johannesburg, 1990, p 21.
African Art from the Leslie Sacks Collection, Refined Eye, Passionate Heart, Skira 2013, p.144-145
A remarkable figure by the same artist can be seen at the Seattle Art Museum, previously owned by Katherine White and the Boeing Company.