Lot 157 (Garden Natural History and Tribal Art, 25th September 2018)
Tribal/Ethnographic: Male Nkisi power statue, Songye People, DRC, 2nd quarter of 20th century, 28cm high. A relatively small male ‘Nkisi’ power figure of the Songye. In ‘classic’ form. Carved from hard wood. With a comparatively large head, slit eyes, a short, wide nose and an open mouth. The statue has been washed.