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This sale was held on Tuesday 23rd August 2022 at 9:30am

A Senufo equestrian figure group, Ivory Coast, the horse supporting a male and female rider, 37.5cm; two Dogon equestrian figures, the smaller group painted in blue pigment, 35cm & 38cm; a Congo fetish figure astride a beast, each with bound natural fibres and sea shells, 25cm; and a Nigerian figure astride an elephant, 35cm The Andrej von Staranburg Niedenthal collection, London, UK.

£100 - £150

Three Songye kifwebe, Democratic Republic of Congo, each with incised linear decoration, painted in coloured pigments, the smaller female mask with woven fibre backing and horn with bird feathers 37cm, 47cm & 49cm The Andrzej von Staranburg Niedenthal collection, London, UK.

£100 - £150

A group of six Adan/Ewe maternal figures, Ghana/Togo, all but one modelled seated, the largest figure with twins, painted in coloured pigments, two figures on later stands, 26.5cm - 50.5cm The Andrzej von Staranburg Niedenthal collection, London, UK.

£150 - £250

Two Tabwa caryatid stools, Democratic Republic of Congo, carved as kneeling females supporting a circular seat, with a long tapering coiffure terminating at the base of the spine, with body scarifications, 40cm & 45cm; and a Luba caryatid stool, carved as a seated female supporting a circular seat, a child in her lap, body scarifications around the abdomen, 36cm The Andrzej Von Staranburg Niedenthal...

£100 - £150

A Colon painted figure of a chieftain, Nigeria, wearing a red floral robe and seated upon a chair, 49cm; a Congolese standing fetish figure, applied with leather strips, and strings of coloured glass beads, 30cm; and a collection of eight West African standing and seated figures, 21cm - 30cm Qty: (10) The Andrzej von Staranburg Niedenthal collection, London, UK.

£70 - £100

A group of five songye power figures, Nikisi, Democratic Republic of Congo, including a half figure, each with animal horn charge, three with inset cowrie shell eyes and coloured glass beads, with animal hide or woven natural fibre loincloths, the taller figure with linear carved and white painted face, carved facing to the left, the arms touching either side of the abdomen, 34.5cm - 46.5cm The Andrzej...

£100 - £150

Two Tabwa standing female figures and a male figure, Democratic Republic of Congo, each with facial and body scarifications, the hands resting either side of the abdomen, the females with long hair carved with linear and geometric decoration, 60cm - 64cm The Andrzej von Staranburg Niedenthal collection, London, UK.

£120 - £150

A Mbunda Sachihongo mask, Angola, the forehead carved with creases, above incised cheeks and an upturned mouth showing teeth, painted in a black pigment, 24cm; a Bamileke mask, Cameroon, with furrowed head and oversized eyelids, painted in a black pigment, 26cm; a Bakoba mask, D.R.of Congo, with incised scarifications, 22cm, and two further masks, 23cm & 37cm The Andrzej von Staranburg Niedenthal...

£100 - £150

A group of Luba/Hemba power and maternity figures, Democratic Republic of Congo and a group of Baule standing figures and a female reliquary type figure, Ivory Coast, 12.5cm - 30cm Qty: (12) The Andrzej von Staranburg Niedenthal collection, London, UK.

£100 - £150

Four Luba Gbreke, Democratic Republic of Congo, the monkey figures with power attriburrtes, one figure with a monkey skull, the taller figure with a bowl shaped torso, 28cm - 37cm; two Luena zoomorphic standing figures, the taller figure with coloured beads around the eyes, 37.5cm - 45.5cm The Andrej von Staranburg Niedenthal collection, London, UK.

£100 - £150

A Senufo double mask, Ivory Coast, 42cm; a weathered Bambara mask, 32.5cm; a Lega Bwami mask, painted white, 26cm; a white painted Mbole/Yombe mask, with white oainted face, black hair and red lips, 25cm and a Nyanga mask, a band of carved decoration across the forehead, painted white, 33cm The Andrzej von Staranburg Niedenthal collection, London, UK.

£100 - £150

Two Luba female caryatid stools, Democratic Republic of Congo, carved standing and kneeling, with sculpted coiffure, each with body scarifications, the standing figure with carved bangles on her wrists, 37.5cm & 38.5cm The Andrzej von Staranburg Niedenthal collection, London, UK.

£100 - £150

Three Songye/Luba Bilume kifwebe, Democratic Republic of Congo, each with a crest continuing to the nose, incised linear decoration the larger mask with incised geometric decoration and a double series of pierced holes to the edges, the two smaller masks with fibres protruding from the nostrils, in black & white pigments, 43cm, 45.5cm & 53cm The Andrzej Von Staranburg Niedenthal Collection, London,...

£100 - £150

A group of five Songye power figures, Nikisi, Democratic Republic of Congo, each with animal horn charge, two with additional power attributes of animal hide, reptile skin and coloured glass beads, the hands placed either side of a swollen abdomen, 36cm - 53cm The Andrzej von Staranburg Niedenthal collection, London, UK.

£100 - £150

A Songye Janus power figure, Nikisi, Democratic Republic of Congo, with horn charge, one face with linear carved decoration and a copper strip, the reverse face with applied metal strips, each with a butterfly mouth, power attributes including a string of coloured glass beads, bound bishimba and animal hide, on a later turned stand, 86cm overall; and two further songyer standing male power figures,...

£120 - £150

Two Songye community power figures, Mankisi, Democratic Republic of Congo, each with horn charge, power attributes comprising strings of coloured glass beads, animal hide, bound bishimba, a double mask hip pendant, animal tusks and horns, a string of wood beads and pendants, seed pods and metal, 127.5cm & 130cm The Andrzej Von Staranburg Niedenthal Collection, London, UK.

£150 - £250

Six Songye power figures, Nikisi, Democratic Republic of Congo, comprising one figure facing left, two half figures, a faceless figure and two others, the power attributes to include animal horns, strings of coloured glass beads, bound bishimba and woven fibres, 23.3cm - 33.3cm; and a Songye carved wood and woven fibre doll, 26cm The Andrzej von Staranburg Niedenthal collection, London, UK.

£100 - £150

A collection of fifteen principally Lobi standing figures, Burkina Faso, some with traces of coloured pigment, 16cm - 31.5cm The Andrzej von Staranburg Niedenthal collection, London, UK.

£80 - £120

A group of Songye power figures, Nikisi, and a pendant, Democratic Republic of Congo, each figure with varying power attributes, all carved with their hands either side of a swollen abdomen, 13cm - 36.5cm The Andrzej von Staranburg Niedenthal collection, London, UK.

£70 - £100

A Dogon hemaphroditic standing figure, Mali, 38cm; two further Dogon female figures, one with horns and covered in encrustations, the smaller figure well weathered, 20cm & 30.5cm; a kneeling Baule female figure, ink inscribed to the underside, 23cm; three Tanzanian standing females, the smaller figure encrusted in black pigment, 26cm, 28cm & 38.5cm, and three other female fertility figures, 23cm -...

£100 - £150

A Mbole/Yela kela mask, with recessed eye sockets between furrows alternately painted black & red, the sides pierced, 23cm; three further Yela masks, painted white, a white painted mask with coffee bean shaped eyes and a Tchokwe mask with natural fibre moustache and hair, and a woven backing, 25.5cm - 34cm The Andrzej von Staranburg Niedenthal collection, London, UK.

£100 - £150

A Lwena figure of a standing female, Angola, the linear carved coiffure painted red, a scarification to the forehead, the ears pierced, covered in a black pigment, 53.7cm; a Lwena figure of a seated female facing a snake, an infant on her back, 35.5cm; a tall standing female fertility figure, possibly Mali, her coiffure in a short crest, carved facing right, her hand on her breast and abdomen, 58cm;...

£100 - £150

Three Songye caryatid stools, Democratic Republic of Congo, the smaller stool carved as a standing elderly female supported by two staffs surmounted by male and female figures, the circular top inset with black seeds with pierced border, the male stool with applied brass studs to the top, hands and abdomen, with carved coiffure and butterfly mouth, with coloured glass bead necklace, the female stool...

£100 - £150

A hand held Lega mask, Lukwakongo, the face painted with white pigment, with incised scarifications, the outer of the face with a pierced border, 23cm; a Lega Kayamba, painted in black & white pigments, pierced sides, 28cm; a double Idimu mask, 36.5cm; and three further Lega Idimu masks,25.3cm - 33.3cm, all with pierced sides. The Andrzej von Staranburg Niedenthal collection, London, UK.

£100 - £150

Two Luluwa figures of Mbulenga, Democratic Republic of Congo, each carrying a knife and a bowl, with extended abdomen and body scarifications, 52.5cm & 75cm; and two Ndengese figures of chiefs, West Kasai, each carved kneeling, with wood horn and excessive body scarifications, the hands placed upon the abdomen, 61cm & 76.5cm The Andrzej von Staranburg Niedenthal collection, London, UK.

£150 - £250

Three Dogon standing figures, Mali, comprising a stooping male figure, 56cm; a female figure with metal stud eyes, 58.5cm; and an androgynous figure on wood stand, 57cm overall; and the lower section of a standing figure, on wood stand, 34.5cm overall The Andrzej von Staranburg Niedenthal collection, London, UK.

£100 - £150

A Songye slit drum, Democratic Republic of Congo, the handle carved as a standing female, with colored glass beads, 45.5cm; a Fang slit drum, Gabon, with cephalomorphic handle, 43.5cm; Songye, Luba & Yoruba rattles; a cow horn drum with animal skin and hair, 37.5cm; and an animal hide bound narrow drum, 45.5cm The Andrzej von Staranburg Niedenthal collection, London, UK.

£100 - £150

A Boyo standing male ancestor figure, Democratic Republic of Congo, a vacant aperture to the crown of the head above a carved chevron style coiffure and breast, the arms carved with numerous bangles, facial and body scarifications, 38cm; a Songye standing male figure, with applied metal studs and bound natural fibres, 40cm; a Hemba male figure standing on a stool, with traces of black pigment, 49cm;...

£100 - £150

A Luba double caryatid stool, Democratic Republic of Congo, carved as a standing male and female supporting a circular seat, each with swollen abdomen and short legs, 47cm; two further caryatid stools, carved as standing and kneeling females, the taller with carved bangles to each wrist, each with body scarifications, 34cm & 45cm The Andrzej Von Staranburg Niedenthal Collection, London, UK.

£100 - £150

A collection of West African figural house panels and mask plaques, to include a hand held Songye mask, with short horn charge and linear carved decoration, 28cm; a Songye mask plaque, 19cm; A Yaka panel, carved with a figure upon a face mask, painted in coloured pigments,19.5cm; a standing Luba figure, a mask to the front and a reptile to the rear, 29cm;a Luba circular panel with central face mask,...

£70 - £100

A Luba double caryatid stool, Democratic Republic of Congo, carved as a male and female supporting a circular top, the female with body scarifications, 41cm; two further Luuba female caryatid stools, carved kneeling and standing, with sculpted coiffures, the kneeling figure with numerous body scarifications on a stepped circular base, the other with scarifications to the abdomen, 36.5cm & 39.5cm ...

£100 - £150

Two Luba zoomorphic kifwebe, Democratic Republic of Congo, one as a bird, the eyes inlaid with Abrus Precatorius seeds, two red triangles either side of the beak and incised linear decoration, 45cm; the other with a short protruding crest and a stylised nose, linear incised to the front, the sides plain, with rafia beard, painted in red and black pigment, signs of use to the interior, 38cm The Andrzej...

£100 - £150

An Ibibio standing figure, Nigeria, a geometric carved bundle upon the head, the hands resting on the abdomen, vertical scarifications above the genitalia, 73cm, a Yoruba seated chief, the bearded figure wearing an animal skin cap and holding attributes, carved figures below, 55.5cm; a seated Yoruba male figure smoking a pipe, wearing a woven hat, a drinking horn in his right hand, 45cm; and two West...

£100 - £150

Five Kumu Nsenbu masks, Democratic Republic of Congo, painted in coloured pigments, 26.5cm - 38.5cm The Andrzej von Staranburg Niedenthal collection, London, UK.

£100 - £150

Four Baule masks and a headress mask, Ivory Coast, three with linear carved coiffures, the headdress carved as a bearded man with crested coiffure and metal teeth, 29.5cm - 38cm The Andrzej von Staranburg Niedenthal collection, London, UK.

£100 - £150

Two Luba zoomorphic Kayamba masks, Democratic Republic of Congo, modelled as a hyena and an owl, painted in coloured pigments, 40cm & 47cm; a Luba white painted dance mask, 32cm; a Lega mask with Pangolin scale headress and beard, 36cm; a Lega mask with three faces, 38.5cm; and a circular legal mask, with pierced decoration throughout and a raised boss verso, 21cm Qty: (6) The Andrzej von Staranburg...

£100 - £150

A group of four Tanzanian standing figures, one figure with articulated arms and with strings of red glass beads, 73.5cm; a tall standing female figure on later base, 88cm, a standing female figure bound in cloth, on a wood base, 52.5cm; and a tall partially cloth bound female figure, with an elongated body and short legs, missing its arm which are likely to have been articulated, 79cm The Andrzej...

£100 - £150

A collection of zoomorphic masks, to include three Baule monkey masks, Ivory Coast, painted in coloured pigments,24.5cm - 29cm, a Baule elephant mask, 36.5cm and a animal with hair protruding from its ears and nostrils, with metal teeth and fangs, 36cm The Andrzej von Staranburg Niedenthal collection, London, UK.

£120 - £180

Three Songye Bikashi kifwebe, Democratic Republic of Congo, each with linear carved decoration, with protruding butterfly shaped mouths, painted in black & white pigments, 34cm & 2 x 37cm The Andrzej Von Staranburg Niedenthal Collection, London, UK.

£100 - £150

Four Kusu Nsembu masks, Democratic Republic of Congo, each painted in coloured pigments, 28cm - 39cm The Andrzej von Staranburg Niedenthal collection, London, UK. The Andrzej von Staranburg Niedenthal collection, London, UK.

£100 - £150

A Tharu Shaman mask, Tibet, with rectangular carved eyes and mouth, the sides pierced, 25.5cm, and three further Indonesian masks, 22cm - 24cm The Andrzej von Staranburg Niedenthal collection, London, UK.

£100 - £150

A large Tchokwe zoomorphic Kapu Kulu mask, Angola, formed as a birds head with beak, the eyes carved oval, finished in a brown earthy pigment, on later metal stand, approx 72.5cm The Andrzej von Staranburg Niedenthal collection, London, UK.

£80 - £120

A Fang Ngil mask, Gabon, the open mouth showing two teeth, 34cm; a Lega Bwami mask, D.R.of Congo, with relief carved scarifications, 34cm; and three further painted African masks, 33cm, 34.5cm & 37cm The Andrzej von Staranburg Niedenthal collection, London, UK.

£150 - £250

Three Songye caryatid stools, Democratic Republic of Congo, carved as two standing females and a standing male, one female figure with applied studs throughout, both females with body scarifications, the bearded male figure with applied brass studs, a metal bush repair to the seat, a copper bangle to the right arm, with elongated feet, 41.5cm, 42.5cm & 43.5cm The Andrzej Von Staranburg Niedenthal...

£100 - £150

A large Tanzanian female maternity figure, seated crossed legged supporting two infants reaching up to her breasts, covered throughout in a flaking black pigment, 75cm, a Nyamwesi standing female figure, Tanzania, with white glass bead inset eyes, the hands either side of the abdomen, 31cm; a Boma seated maternity figure, Congo, with cowrie shell eyes, 34cm; a Tanzanian standing female figure with...

£100 - £150

Two Songye male standing power figures, Nkisi, Democratic Repubic of Congo, one with horn charge and embossed sheet copper and studs applied to the face, with cowrie shell eyes, each with hands either side of a swollen abdomen, power attributes comprising of bound bishimba, tusks, strings of coloured glass beads and animal skin, 71cm & 85cm The Andrzej Von Staranburg Niedenthal Collection, London,...

£100 - £150

A Luba double caryatid stool, Democratic Republic of Congo, carved as a standing male and female, the female with body scarifications, 40cm; and two Luba caryatid stools, carved with a kneeling female, each with sculpted coiffure and body scarifications, 33.8cm & 43cm The Andrzej Von Staranburg Niedenthal Collection, London, UK.

£100 - £150

Two Makonde female body masks, Tanzania, the larger mask with facial and body scarifications and painted in red pigment, with remnants of a cloth backing, the sides with piercings, 60.6cm, the smaller mask painted in black pigment, with lip plate, facial and body scarifications and inserted woven fibres, the sides pierced The Andrzej von Staranburg Niedenthal collection, London, UK.

£100 - £150


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