Everard Auctions and Appraisals
Live Auction

Fall Southern Estates and Collections: Session II

Wed, Oct 18, 2023 10:00AM EDT
Lot 803

Two African Bronze Relief Panels

Estimate: $200 - $300
Unsold

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$0 $10
$100 $25
$500 $50
$1,000 $100
$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$30,000 $2,500
$100,000 $5,000
$300,000 $10,000

Property from the Estate of David Rapkin

Description:

Two African Bronze Relief Panels, comprising a 5 1/2 in. relief depicting three figures with hands raised, probably Benin, Nigeria, and a 3 5/8 in. relief of a turtle, with associated stands.

Provenance: Exhibited "African Art in Unlikely Places: The David Rapkin Collection," University of Nebraska, Eisentrager-Howard Gallery, 2012.

Measurements: Height: of figural relief, 5 1/5 in. x Width: 7 1/2 in. x Depth: 1 1/2 in.

Condition:

Overall good condition, some pitting and oxidation to metal, pinhole upper right quadrant of turtle panel.

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