Explore Tribal Art, Masks, and more!

Explore related topics

Tribal Art, Masks, African Art, Africans, Face Masks

"Pwo" mask - CHOKWE - Ex Belgian Congo

Start bidding or selling at Catawiki’s Exclusive tribal art auction.

Chokwe pwo mask. Royal Museum for Central Africa

Mask from the Chokwe people of Kasai-occidental, Kasai, DR Congo ●彡

Africa | Mask "mwana pwo" from the Chokwe people of DR Congo | Wood, pigment residues, plant fiber | This mask was danced at the completion of the initiation ceremonies, sometimes together with the chief´s male mask "cihongo". It depicts the archetype of a young, graceful and fertile female.

Africa | Mask "mwana pwo" from the Chokwe people of DR Congo | Wood, pigment residues, plant fiber | This mask was danced at the completion of the initiation ceremonies, sometimes together with the chief´s male mask "cihongo". It depicts the archetype of a young, graceful and fertile female.

CHOKWE Mwana Pwo Mask. Angola. 18cm (wood only). Coll.PD-Jipsinghuizen-NL

CHOKWE Mwana Pwo Mask. Angola. 18cm (wood only). Coll.PD-Jipsinghuizen-NL

Africa | Mask from the Chokwe people of DR Congo, Angola or Zambia

Africa | Mask from the Chokwe people of DR Congo, Angola or Zambia

Angola, Chokwe The pointed nose and protruding chin should caricature an European character; in public performances "katoyo" helped Chokwe communities to cope with the presence of outsiders and their new forms of political influence.

"Arti delle Mani Nere" for African Arts' Scholars, Connoisseurs and Collectors.

Chokwe Animal African Mask - Congo DRC

There exist however among the Chokwe also bird and monkey masks, and pig ones.

Ivory Coast DAN MASK WITH FIBRE COIFFURE, Auktion 1103 Art of Africa, the Pacific and the Americas, Lot 1   #tribalmask #africanmask #mask #lempertz #danmask

Ivory Coast DAN MASK WITH FIBRE COIFFURE, Auktion 1103 Art of Africa, the Pacific and the Americas, Lot 1 #tribalmask #africanmask #mask #lempertz #danmask

Pinterest
Search