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    A Pende Caryatid Stool
    Democratic Republic of Congo

    Wood with patina from extensive use. A seated elder male caryatid. It has been suggested (Davis Gallery, 1991) that this stool was made by an artist named Patshi, who was active in the early part of the 20th century.

    Provenance:
    Dr. & Mrs. John Finley
    Purchased June 1991 from Davis Gallery, New Orleans, LA
    Collected in situ May 1991

    Exhibited:
    Ohr-O'Keefe Museum of Art, Biloxi, MS, 2000-2005

    Height: 12 inches


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    Auction Dates
    December, 2019
    6th Friday
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