Fang Mask, Gabon #583

$ 3,200.00 $ 1,600.00

  • Fang Mask, Gabon #583
  • Cloth headdress with embellished with seedpods and shells.
  • The facial plane swooping outward from beneath round, dramatically projecting brow, with slit eyes, long narrow nose, minimal mouth.  On custom gallery stand.
  • Mask measurements:  approx. 11" x 7" x 7".
  • Provenance: Estate of Thomas McNemar, (1931-2020.) McNemar lived and collected throughout Central and West Africa in the 1960s and 70s. He established galleries of African Art in New York and San Francisco, selling to museums and public and private collections in the United States and Europe.